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A number of chemical elements are essential for life. For birds, reptiles, and mammals, blood tests to determine the level of these elements in the body are often used as an aid in diagnosis. For fish, the level of these elements in the water has a significant impact on their health. Match the chemical symbol on the left with the appropriate chemical element on the right.

1. Ca A. Copper
2. Cu B. Calcium
3. Fe C. Iron
4. I D. Potassium
5. K E. Iodine
6. Na F. Sodium
7. Mg G. Magnesium
8. Mn H. Manganese
9. P I. Selenium
10. Se J. Phosphorus

 

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