Its symbol:

Silicon’s symbol is Si

Its atomic number

Silicon’s atomic number is 14.

Its atomic weight

Silicon‘s atomic weight is 28.0855.

What color it is

Silicon is colorless.

What is its atomic configuration

Silicon has 2 electrons on its first shell, 8 on its second shell, and 4 on its 3rd shell.

When it was discovered

Silicon was discovered in 1823.

Who discovered it

Jon Jacob Berzelius.

How did it get its name

It got its name from a Latin word silicis and flint

Is it stable

Silicon is stable

What state of matter is it found in

  Its is found in solid form.

What is it used for

Silicon is used for soda-lime glass and for concrete.

Where in the world is it found

Silicon is a pure free element in nature.