Scandium belongs to which block of elements?

Scandium belongs to d-block elements.

About Scandium

  • Scandium is an element with the atomic number 21.
  • The chemical symbol of scandium is Sc.
  • It has a silvery-white appearance while having a moderately soft texture.
  • The electronic configuration of scandium is: 1s2 2s2 2p6 3s2 3p6 4s2 3d1

Application of Scandium

Listed below are few applications of scandium

  • Scandium is widely used as an alloy additive to alloys that are aluminium based for making metal halide lamps of high intensity and sporting goods.
  • It acts as alloying agents to few metals



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