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  • Of yttria, Y203, and 42.75 of the oxides of erbium, cerium, didymium, lanthanum, iron, beryllium, calcium, magnesium and sodium.
  • The so-called alkaline earth-metals are the elements beryllium, magnesium, calcium, strontium and barium.
  • Beryllium to a certain extent stands alone in many of its chemical' properties, resembling to some extent the metal aluminium.
  • Beryllium and magnesium are permanent in dry air; calcium, strontium and barium, however, oxidize rapidly on exposure.
  • Most of these were simple records of patient and laborious analytical operations, and it is perhaps surprising that among all the substances he analysed he only detected two new elements - beryllium (1798) in beryl and chromium (1797) in a red lead ore from Siberia.

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