Metal  name

Use

Gold,Silver

It is used to make jewellery, ornaments

Mercury

It is used in thermometers

Iron, Copper,Aluminium

It is used to make Utensils

Copper

It is used to make Electric Wires

Aluminium

Aluminium Foil used for Packing

Iron

Used to Make Nails,Screws

Zinc

Zinc Coating is done to prevent iron from rusting



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Use of Metals in Our Body

Our blood contains red blood cells which contain hemoglobin

Iron is present in haemoglobin

If there is deficiency of iron, it may cause shortage of oxygen in body and cause tiredness and weakness

 

  1. Class 8
  2. Chapter 4 Class 8 - Materials : Metals And Non-Metals

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Davneet Singh is a graduate from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 9 years. He provides courses for Maths and Science at Teachoo.