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Calcium as the element is a grey silvery metal. The metal is rather hard. Calcium is an essential constituent of Calcium in der Prostata, bones, teeth, and shells. Calcium does not occur as the metal itself Calcium in der Prostata nature and instead is found in various minerals including as limestone, gypsum and fluorite. Stalagmites and stalactites contain calcium carbonate CaCO 3. Calcium carbonate is the basis of the cement industry. Calcium is classified Calcium in der Prostata as one of the alkaline earth elements that is, in Group 2 of the periodic table.
The metal is rather reactive. It readily forms a white coating of calcium Calcium in der Prostata Ca 3 N 2 in air. It reacts with water and the metal burns with a yellow-red flame, forming largely the nitride. This sample is from The Elements Collectionan attractive and safely packaged collection of the 92 naturally occurring elements that is available for sale. Calcium is essential for all life.
It forms part of cell walls and bones. It is important for blood clotting. Reactions of calcium as the element with air, water, halogens, acids, and bases where known. Binary compounds with halogens known as halidesoxygen known as oxideshydrogen known as hydridesand other compounds of calcium where known. Bond strengths; lattice energies of calcium halides, hydrides, oxides where known ; and reduction Calcium in der Prostata where known.
Calcium isotopes mainly Ca, Ca, Ca and Ca are used extensively in clinical research and mainly in nutritional studies. They are used to measure calcium absorption mainly in women and children. In adults, calcium deficiency is strongly related to Calcium in der Prostata severity of osteoporosis. In children, calcium deficiency is primarily related to the development of rickets. Ca has been used to bombard Pb and Bi targets in order to create super heavy elements. Isolation : calcium metal is readily available commercially and there is no need to make it in the laboratory.
Commercially it can be made by the electrolysis of molten calcium chloride, CaCl 2. The calcium chloride is made by the action of hydrochloric acid upon calcium carbonate. Calcium chloride is also a byproduct in the Solway process used to make sodium carbonate.
Alternatively, and on small scale, calcium can be made through the reduction of CaO with aluminium or of CaCl 2 with sodium metal. Periodic table shop Printable table. Calcium: Calcium in der Prostata essentials. Essentials More properties Group in periodic table : 2 Group name : Alkaline earth metal Period in periodic table : 4 Block in periodic table : s Shell structure : 2.
Calcium: electronegativities Pauling electronegativity : 1. Calcium: orbital properties First ionisation energy : Calcium: crystal structure The solid state structure of calcium is: bcc body-centred cubic. More crystallographic data More biological data Calcium: uses Uses Calcium: reactions Reactions of calcium as the element with air, water, halogens, acids, and bases where known.
View reactions of calcium Calcium: binary compounds Binary compounds with halogens known as halidesoxygen known as oxideshydrogen known as hydridesand other compounds of calcium where known. View binary compounds Calcium: compound properties Bond strengths; lattice energies of calcium halides, hydrides, oxides where known ; and reduction potentials where known. View compound properties Origin of name : from the Latin word " calx " meaning " lime ". More history Calcium: isolation Isolation : calcium metal is readily available commercially and there is no need to make it in the laboratory.