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Periodic Table of the Elements, in Pictures and Words

Periodic Table of the Elements, in Pictures and Words
The Periodic Table of the Elements, in Pictures Elements in Pictures and Words (2 pages) Elements in Pictures (1 page) Print at letter size (11x8.5 in) or poster size. Buy poster This pictorial periodic table is colorful, fun, and packed with information. In addition to the element's name, symbol, and atomic number, each element box has a drawing of one of the element's main human uses or natural occurrences.

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