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SODIUM FLAME TEST<br />
Bright Yellow Flame Shows Presence Of Sodium (Alkali metal). Sodium compound is dissociated by flame into gaseous atoms, not ions. The atoms of the element are raised to excited state by high temperature of flame. Excess energy from the atom is emitted as light of a characteristic wavelength.

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SODIUM FLAME TEST
Bright Yellow Flame Shows Presence Of Sodium (Alkali metal). Sodium compound is dissociated by flame into gaseous atoms, not ions. The atoms of the element are raised to excited state by high temperature of flame. Excess energy from the atom is emitted as light of a characteristic wavelength.

Copyright:© 1995 Richard Megna - Fundamental Photographs

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