Which chemical element forms compounds which are typically intensely colored?

zinc
lithium
chromium
vanadium
The name of chromium means colour in Greek. Its compounds are used as pigments, including chrome yellow which had been used to paint school buses and chromium oxides used as a green color in glassmaking. Natural rubies are colored red due to chromium ions.
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zinc
lithium
chromium
vanadium
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flagBelarus
5%
10%
84%
0%
19
flagGreece
13%
6%
73%
6%
15
flagRussia
18%
14%
60%
8%
50
flagAustria
13%
13%
60%
8%
23
flagUkraine
14%
15%
54%
16%
100
flagIndia
11%
16%
53%
16%
567
flagMalaysia
7%
15%
53%
23%
26
flagRepublic of Ireland
13%
0%
53%
33%
15
flagPakistan
14%
7%
51%
26%
64
flagUnknown
13%
16%
48%
20%
43
flagNigeria
16%
22%
48%
9%
31
flagAustralia
18%
18%
46%
15%
69
flagSingapore
18%
13%
45%
22%
22
flagPoland
22%
17%
44%
15%
12787
flagthe United States
20%
20%
43%
13%
563
flagthe United Kingdom
16%
18%
43%
18%
196
flagSwitzerland
21%
35%
42%
0%
14
flagthe Philippines
35%
12%
36%
14%
57
flagCanada
11%
23%
35%
29%
34
flagGermany
19%
36%
29%
14%
127