Lesson: Flame Tests
In this lesson, we will learn how to identify the use of flame tests and the colors produced by alkali, alkaline earth, and other metal atoms.
Worksheet: 19 Questions
When a salt is placed in the flame of a Bunsen burner, the flame changes color. What feature of the metal ions in the salt determines the color of the flame in this experiment?
When performing a flame test, for which alkali metal is cobalt glass used to filter out its flame color?
Which of the following terms best describes the color of the flame produced by rubidium salts?