Burning of a Candle is __________________ change.(chemical/ physical/ both)

Asked by Kusum and Sanjeet | 11th Jun, 2015, 07:20: AM

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Burning of a Candle is ________ change. Answer: both
 
Burning of candle involves both physical and chemical change. When the candle burns, the wax slowly melts which freezes after some time (Physical change). Burning of wick is a chemical change as it involves combustion.

Answered by Arvind Diwale | 11th Jun, 2015, 09:20: AM