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What test and result is used to test for oxygen?
Relight a glowing splint - blow out a lit splint, if it relights then oxygen is present
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What test and result is used to test for hydrogen?
Squeaky pop test
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What test and result is used to test for carbon dioxide?
Lime water test - if water turns milky, carbon dioxide is present
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What test and result is used to test for chlorine?
Bleaches damp litmus paper (either colour)
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What test and result is used to test for ammonia?
Turns damp red litmus paper blue
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What test and result is used to test for alkenes?
Turns bromine water colourless
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What test and result is used to test for water?
Anhydrous - CuSO4 from white to blue
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What test and result is used to test for copper carbonate?
Heat in ignition tube - green to black
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What test and result is used to test for zinc carbonate?
Heat in ignition tube - yellow to white (if left black to yellow)
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What test and result is used to test for carbonate?
Add acid - produces CO2/bubbling
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What test and result is used to test for lithium?
Dip wire loop into concentrated hydrochloric acid and then into solid compound and then place in Bunsen flame - crimson flame
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What test and result is used to test for sodium?
Dip wire loop into concentrated hydrochloric acid and then into solid compound and then place in Bunsen flame - yellow/gold flame
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What test and result is used to test for potassium?
Dip wire loop into concentrated hydrochloric acid and then into solid compound and then place in Bunsen flame - lilac flame
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What test and result is used to test for calcium?
Dip wire loop into concentrated hydrochloric acid and then into solid compound and then place in Bunsen flame - red flame
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What test and result is used to test for barium?
Dip wire loop into concentrated hydrochloric acid and then into solid compound and then place in Bunsen flame - green flame
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What test and result is used to test for ammonium?
Add sodium hydroxide (aq) and warm - turns red litmus paper blue
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What test and result is used to test for nitrate?
Add sodium hydroxide (aq) and warm and add aluminium powder - turns red litmus paper blue ammonia flames
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What test and result is used to test for aluminium?
Add sodium hydroxide - white precipitation
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What test and result is used to test for calcium?
Add sodium hydroxide - white precipitation
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What test and result is used to test for magnesium?
Add sodium hydroxide - white precipitation
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What test and result is used to test for copper?
Add sodium hydroxide - blue precipitation
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What test and result is used to test for iron (II)?
Add sodium hydroxide - green precipitation
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What test and result is used to test for iron (III)?
Add sodium hydroxide - brown precipitation
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What test and result is used to test for chloride?
Add dilute nitric acid (aq) then silver nitrate (aq) - white precipitate
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What test and result is used to test for bromide?
Add dilute nitric acid (aq) then silver nitrate (aq) - cream precipitate
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What test and result is used to test for iodide?
Add dilute nitric acid (aq) then silver nitrate (aq) - yellow precipitate
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What test and result is used to test for sulphate?
Add dilute hydrochloric acid (aq) and then barium chloride (aq) - white precipitate
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