Flame Tests

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What ion burns to create a crimson flame?
Lithium (Li+)
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What ion burns to create a yellow flame?
Sodium (Na+)
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What ion burns to create a lilac flame?
Potassium (K+)
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What ion burns to create a red flame?
Calcium (Ca2+)
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What ion burns to create a green flame?
Barium (Ba2+)
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What precipitate forms when you add sodium hydroxide to Fe3+?
Red/Brown
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What precipitate forms when you add sodium hydroxide to Fe2+?
Green
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What precipitate forms when you add sodium hydroxide to Cu2+?
Blue
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What ion gives off a white precipitate when added to sodium hydroxide and dissolves?
Aluminium (Al3+)
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What ion that gives off a white precipitate that is insoluble goes red with a flame test?
Calcium (Ca2+)
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What ion that gives off a white precipitate that is insoluble is colourless with a flame test?
Magnesium (Mg2+)
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What ion burns to create a yellow flame?

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Sodium (Na+)

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What ion burns to create a lilac flame?

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What ion burns to create a red flame?

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What ion burns to create a green flame?

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