Interesting Facts about Calcium
There are various interesting facts about Calcium Metal some of them are listed here:
- Calcium ranks 5th rank in the list of earth’s abundance Percentage.
- It is found in the compound state.
- Gypsum or calcium sulfate is used as plaster and plaster of paris.
Sources of Calcium (Ca)
While knowing the interesting fun facts about Calcium, it's equally interesting to know the source from which it is extracted. Sources of Calcium (Ca) metal include Earth's crust, Found in Minerals, Mining, Ores of Minerals. To explain you their biological significance, Uses of Calcium comment on how the metal influences the human life processes.
The abundance of Calcium is a measure of availability of Calcium in comparison to other metals. Its abundance is 0.01 % in universe, 0.01 % in sun, 1.10 % in meteorites, 5.00 % in earth's crust, 0.00 % in oceans and 1.40 % in human body.