Best Smartphone Apps for Students

By Kathryn Knight Randolph

January 03, 2011

Best Smartphone Apps for Students Best Smartphone Apps for Students

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Periodic Table of Elements – Free

The free Periodic Table of Elements is a must-have for any science nerd or if it’s your unfortunate fate to fulfill a chemistry requirement this semester. With this app, you not only have access to the entire table, which is color-coded by type, but also to all the information you would need on individual elements.

This periodic table provides information on 117 elements, which includes:

  • Element name in English and Japanese
  • Chemical symbol
  • Atomic number
  • Atomic mass
  • Family name
  • Classification
  • Period
  • Electron shell configuration
  • Physical state under standard atmospheric pressure


Learn more about the Periodic Table of Elements app here.

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