Ajay posted an Question
July 04, 2022 • 12:17 pm 30 points
  • IIT JAM
  • Chemistry (CY)

How does a match light?

How Does a Match Light? \nplease explain in detail as soon as possible

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    Laxman ram Best Answer

    Now, the fun stuff-- striking a match against the powdered glass on the matchbox creates friction. Heat from this friction converts the red phosphorus into white phosphorus. That white phosphorus is extremely volatile and reacts with oxygen in the air, causing it to ignite.

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