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
0%
18%
81%
0%
11
flagIndia
10%
16%
54%
16%
454
flagUkraine
14%
16%
52%
16%
68
flagPakistan
12%
5%
51%
29%
54
flagSingapore
15%
15%
50%
20%
20
flagUnknown
13%
16%
48%
20%
43
flagMalaysia
8%
17%
47%
26%
23
flagRussia
21%
18%
46%
12%
32
flagthe United Kingdom
14%
20%
44%
18%
161
flagNigeria
12%
28%
44%
12%
25
flagPoland
23%
17%
43%
15%
11793
flagthe United States
20%
20%
43%
14%
515
flagAustralia
19%
21%
39%
19%
46
flagthe Philippines
35%
11%
35%
15%
51
flagCanada
10%
26%
33%
30%
30
flagGermany
27%
27%
29%
16%
37