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Safety HazardPlay
Mercury is toxic; understanding its dangers helps avoid referencing it as benign or safe. SlideDue to mercury poisoning risks, many schools now use digital thermometers.
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Unique StatePlay
Recognize that mercury's liquid form distinguishes it from other metals in discussions. SlideThe artists used mercury's unique state to represent fluidity in their sculpture.
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Scientific UsesPlay
In scientific contexts, 'mercury' underscores its application in precise instruments and research. SlideWe measured the substance's volume displacement with mercury in the laboratory.