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Bunsen Burner

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A very common bit of lab equipment, the Bunsen burner, was created in 1852 by Germany's Robert Bunsen. It lets chemists and scientists create a clean, controlled flame to help them do experiments.

  1. 1. What do Bunsen burners create?
    1. a. Slime
    2. b. Flame
    3. c. Explosions
  2. 2. Who created the Bunsen burner?
    1. a. Karl Burner
    2. b. James Bunsen
    3. c. Robert Bunsen
  3. 3. When was the Bunsen burner created?
    1. a. 1825
    2. b. 1852
    3. c. 1885