Which six elements provide most of the mass of the human body?

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Which six elements provide most of the mass of the human body?

Elements:

There are, as of 2019, 118 known chemical elements. All matter is made up of these elements. For example, rocks, trees, automobiles, buildings, and all living things are all made up of these chemical elements.

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The six elements that provide most of the mass of the human body are: oxygen, carbon, hydrogen, nitrogen, calcium, and phosphorus. These six elements...

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Basic Structures & Functions of the Human Body

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