What would happen if you put a hit splint in a tube of carbon dioxide?

1 Answer
Sep 9, 2016

Answer:

It should extinguish.

Explanation:

Combustion requires dioxygen gas. If you put a lit splint into a volume of the combustion product, carbon dioxide, the splint will extinguish.

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