Ch 6: Group 7 of the Periodic Table of Elements

About This Chapter

In this chapter, you'll find short and simple chemistry lessons that explore the elements of Group 7 on the periodic table. Use this study guide chapter to get ahead in a chemistry test, prepare for an exam or simply refresh your knowledge of this group's elements.

Who's It For?

Anyone who needs help learning or reviewing information about Group 7 of the periodic table will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There is no faster or easier way to learn about Group 7 elements, including bohrium, rhenium, technetium and manganese. Among those who would benefit are:

  • Students who want to learn a broad topic in a short amount of time
  • Students who are looking for easy ways to identify the most important information on the topic
  • Students who have fallen behind in memorizing the periodic table's Group 7 elements
  • Students who prefer multiple ways of learning chemistry (visual or auditory)
  • Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
  • Students who have limited time to study for an upcoming exam

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  • Complete each lesson in the chapter to review all key topics.
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  • Test your understanding of each lesson with a short quiz.
  • Complete your review with the Group 7 of the Periodic Table of Elements chapter exam.

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Students Will Review:

This chapter summarizes the material students need to know about Group 7 of the periodic table for a standard chemistry course. Topics covered include:

  • Bohrium's discovery and atomic properties
  • The history, isotopes and uses of rhenium
  • Facts about technetium's properties, chemistry, discovery and medicinal uses
  • Manganese uses, benefits, toxicity symptoms and deficiency

6 Lessons in Chapter 6: Group 7 of the Periodic Table of Elements
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Bohrium: Element Discovery & Atomic Properties

1. Bohrium: Element Discovery & Atomic Properties

There is a whole group of elements that were made in a lab, including bohrium. This lesson describes how bohrium was made, named, and then discusses properties of this mysterious element.

Rhenium: Uses, History, Facts & Isotopes

2. Rhenium: Uses, History, Facts & Isotopes

The lesson is about the discovery of the element rhenium by Masataka Ogawa, Walter Noddack, and Ida Tacke. The uses, properties, and isotopes of rhenium are also discussed.

Technetium: Facts, Properties & Discovery

3. Technetium: Facts, Properties & Discovery

With an atomic number 43, technetium is a transition metal named after a Greek word for artificial. This lesson explains technetium's discovery, properties, and current uses.

Technetium: Chemistry, Medicine & Other Uses

4. Technetium: Chemistry, Medicine & Other Uses

With the atomic number of 43, technetium is an element that has properties used in medicine and for industrial purposes. This lesson explains those uses in more detail.

Manganese: Facts, Uses & Benefits

5. Manganese: Facts, Uses & Benefits

From soda cans to trace amounts in your body, manganese has a number of uses and health benefits. In this lesson, you will learn about where manganese is located on the periodic table, when it was discovered, and some of its most common uses and benefits.

Manganese: Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms

6. Manganese: Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms

Manganese is a trace mineral used by your body as a cofactor that helps certain enzymes function properly. Learn what happens to your body if you consume too little manganese and what happens, if anything, when you consume too much in this lesson.

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