IS there any easy way to learn the periodic table?

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Some people can commit songs to memory easily. In the first two links below, are periodic table songs that can aid you in memorizing the periodic table of elements. Another method can be seen in the third link from About.com chemistry. It uses mnemonic devices to help memorization become easier. If you remember the phrase, and know the element symbols, you can memorize the order of the elements. For example, He Lies Because Boys Can Not Operate Fireplaces stands for Helium, Lithium, Beryllium, Boron, Carbon, Nitrogen, Oxygen and Fluorine. This represents elements 2 through 9. Try making up some more mnemonic devices of your own to ease memorization. Good luck.

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