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glow sticks: livy rignall

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glow sticks LIVY RIGNALL ∞ ∞ BY: why do glow sticks glow? .glow sticks are made up of a glass inner
layer that contains the colour of (go to q.2),
and a sturdy outer layer of another chemical. That then means that when the glow stick is bent, the glass inner layer snaps and liquid inside the inner layer, then reacts with the other layer of liquid causing it to glow. how do glow sticks get their colour? .glow stick colours contain:
blue; 9,10-diphenylanthracene
green; 9,10-bis(phenylethynyl)
yellow; 1-chloro-9,10-bis
(phenylethynyl)anthracene rubrene
orange; 5,12-bis(phenylethynyl)
-naphthacene, rhodamine, 6G
red; rhodamine B 1 2 do glow sticks work when they are in
cold or warm temperatures? .yes they do, in fact, when they glow
stick is put in the freezer, it then slows
down the chemical reaction. after a night
or so, when the glow stick is taken out, it
then is needed to be warmed up, and it
will then glow for 30mins (half an hour). 3 what happens if glow stick contents gets
in my eye? .if it gets in your eye, flush it out with
water, or if that dosen't work, get a
make-up remover pad, cotton wool or
eye-drops and soak with water and dab
or drop them in your eye. 4 thank you for watching i hope you enjoyed. c: can i make my own glow stick? .you can't make your own glow
stick, but you can make glowing soft drink/soda. ______________________________ ingredients; soft drink
glow stick
dishwashing liquid
hydrogen peroxide
baking soda. 1.empty most of the contents of the bottle into a cup. 2. add the contents of a glow
stick into the soft drink bottle. 3. add a teaspoon of dishwashing
liquid. 4. add a capful of hydrogen peroxide. 5. add a quarter of a teaspoon of
baking soda. 6. put the lid on and shake. here is my attempt; 5 DO NOT DRINK!!!! REFERENCES: DIY: EASY GLOWING BALLOONS CREDIT TO: live it up girls EXTREME GLOW, 23/11/12. SPANGLER STEVER ,STEVE SPANGLER SCIENCE, 23/11/12 "NURD RAGE", INSTRUCTABLES, 23/11/12 GLOSSARY Diphenylanthracene: diphenylanthracene is a polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon. It has the appearance of a slightly yellow powder. Phenylethynyl :It displays strong fluorescence&is
used in green glow sticks. Rubrene: it is used in yellow glow sticks thanks for watching ∞ ∞ ∞ ∞ ∞ ∞ ∞ ∞ ∞ ∞ ∞ ∞
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