Defining Elements

Krishnan, Srinivasan (2022) Defining Elements. i wonder... (8). pp. 22-26. ISSN 2582-1636

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When do we call a substance an element? How is the concept of an element linked to that of an atom? Are atoms real? Why are our definitions of elements prone to ambiguity and change?

Item Type: Articles in APF Magazines
Authors: Krishnan, Srinivasan
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Uncontrolled Keywords: Science, Chemistry, Elements, Matter, Substances
Subjects: Natural Sciences > Chemistry & allied sciences
Divisions: Azim Premji University > University Publications > i wonder...
Full Text Status: Public
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