Mysterious compound

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hey this is my first post and i have some sort of compound sitting in front of me that my teacher has asked me to figure out and i just need some help it looks like small black beads and are pretty shiny plz answer back
 

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if it's black then it's carbon
can you provide any more specifics?
 
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well i just was messing around with it and its very malleable
 
  • #4
try to see if you can scrape some peices off of it with a knife. If its like dust then its probly carbon.
 
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haha wow i never even thought of that lol yea they are just like little carbon beads thanks alot guys it writes like a pencil
 
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What about lead shot from a shotgun shell?
 
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