Analysis Of The Book ' The Chemy '

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A Chemy called Al is a very outgoing book that helps you use your imagination so you can clearly see the different forms of elements of the periodic table. It 's full of action and will keep you guessing on what is going to happen. Here are some main key points of the story. Key idea 1 Chemy lion is one of the main characters In the book “The Chemy called Al” he is supposed to represent something big and luxurious and mysterious. In the book Chemy lion blends in with the surrounds around him. Almost like a chameleon. Alchemy was a kind of pre science that existed from a bout 500 B. C. to about the end of the 16th century. People who studied alchemy- alchemists- wanted to find a way of changing lead, iron, and other metals into gold. They were also looking for a way to have eternal life. Alchemy contained too much magic and mysticism to be a real science, but alchemist developed a number of techniques and produced many new materials that were later found to be useful in modern day Chemistry. He represents Albertus Magnus. Albertus Magnus was a saint in the 1200s. He was also a scientist. Key idea 2 The periodic are horses. They represent different elements on the periodic table. For example, Au, which is gold is a chemical element. Its atomic number is 79. In its purist form it is a bright, slightly reddish yellow, soft, dense and a ductile metal. Chemically gold is a transition metal and a group 11 element. Each horse is a different size, shape, and

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