There has been a Jailbreak!
A jailbreak has occurred at PTCF (Periodic Table Correctional Facility) earlier today and several dangerous elements are now on the loose! You have just received a call from the Sheriff himself. He has instructed you to research one of the fugitive elements and to design a "Wanted Poster" to be published as part of the "Most Wanted List." Can you help the Sheriff? Are you up to the task?
There are several steps you will need to take to create your Wanted Poster, and catch the fugitive element.
- Know Your Facts! - Learn about the Periodic Table of Elements and how Elements are represented on the table. What do all those numbers mean?
- Do Your Research! - Every element is different. The Sheriff will give you the Fugitive File, which contains the name of the escaped element that you need to create a poster for. However, the file is missing some important information! Use your resources and gather some clues!
- Filling in the Gaps - You have reviewed the Fugitive File, and have a basic understanding about your missing element and where it belongs on the periodic table. Now what information can help us find it?
- Put it All Together! - You've done the leg work! Use all the periodic table facts, research and clues you have gathered to put together your Wanted Poster.
Now that you are aware of your task - click The Table button below to learn more about the Periodic Table of Elements.