Periodic Table Developers
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Past Arrangers of Chemical Element Systems

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Built on the many contributions of philosophers, alchemists, and experimenters, understanding of the periodicity of the elements was the breakthrough factor for creation of useful arranging of the elements.

This segment focuses on the earliest appliers of the proper weight of elements and the discovery of their properties periodic occuring when in weight order (the Periodic Law), a Frenchman, a German, and a Russian, plus an Englishman who revised the order with X-Ray.

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Last Update: 3/20/20