why should we clean magnesion ribbon before burning?

Asked by prakharsrivastava | 11th Mar, 2010, 11:15: AM

Expert Answer:

We need to clean magnesium ribbon before burning it to remove the protective layer of basic magnesium carbonate which is formed by the reaction of magnesium with moist air

Answered by  | 12th Mar, 2010, 09:58: AM

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