Best Smartphone Apps for Students
By Kathryn Knight Randolph
January 03, 2011
Photo Courtesy of Apple.
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
- Electron shell configuration
- Physical state under standard atmospheric pressure
Learn more about the Periodic Table of Elements app here.
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