What are the Properties of Iron?

Iron rusts easily. It can be modified by adding other metals to it. Iron is the most prevalent element in the whole universe! Iron is one of the strongest metals, but can be softened and/or liquified and re-hardend to make various tools. Iron is necessary for the health of all living things. Its density is 7.874 g*cm -3. It melts at 2800 degrees Fahrenheit. It has a hardness of 4 on the Mohs hardness scale.You can find more information here: