Mercury is the only metal found in the liquid state


#1

Mercury is the only metal found in the liquid state. It is largely used in thermometers to measure the temperature, but mercury is a very dangerous metal as its density is very high. What two precautions would you take while handling the equipments containing mercury? What will learners infer from the above information?


#2

Equipments containing mercury should be handled carefully. If broken or discarded, their disposal should be done carefully. The learners will learn to handle and dispose such poisonous items more carefully.