This Flame Test Colours interactive also includes:
Scientists identify elements by the color of flame they produce because each element is defined by exactly one line on the emission spectrum. By completing a series of puzzles, scholars reinforce their knowledge of the results of flame tests. The resource includes both an online and hard copy option for all content.
- Use puzzles after practicing flame tests in class
- Assumes familiarity with the results of flame tests on seven different metals
- Relies on prior knowledge of how to solve gridlock puzzles with limited instructions included
- Includes an answer key
- Encourages logic and problem-solving skills throughout