C4 Line spectrums

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what colour does lithium appear?
Produces a red flame
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what colour does sodium appear?
Produces a yellow/orange flame
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what colour does potassium appear?
Produces a lilac flame
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what happens if electrons are heated?
they release energy as light
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why do we use line spectrum's?
to identify elements
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why do different elements emit different wavelengths?
due to each element having a different electron arrangement
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