Honors Chemistry Flame Test Lab
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What particles are found in the chemicals that may be responsible for the production of colored light?
Electrons-move around to create a neutral atom
Why do you think the chemicals have to be heated in the flame before the colored light is emitted?
The flame creates the reaction
Colorful light emissions are applicable to everyday life. Where else have you observed colorful light emissions?
Which pairs of ions produce similar colors in the lab?
Na+ & Unknown
Ca+2 & Sr+2
Lowest energy state of an atom
State where atom has higher potential energy in the ground state