Crystal structure facts for kids

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The crystal structure of a chemical is the shape of the crystal. There are several shapes of crystals. Sodium chloride is a cube. Copper sulfate is triclinic. Most things, even metals, have crystal structures. Some crystals fit more atoms in them than others. These crystals weigh more.

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