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Pyrotechnics and Fireworks
How are fireworks scientific?
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What is the scientific name for the study of fireworks?
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What are the names of some companies in Florida where one can buy fireworks from?
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What causes the colors of fireworks?
Various metal salts are put in fireworks to add color. Strontium carbonate makes red fireworks. White fireworks have a touch of titanium. Calcium chloride causes orange fireworks. Sodium nitrate creates yellow fireworks while barium chloride creates green fireworks. Copper chloride produces blue fireworks. To make purple fireworks, they mix strontium (red) and copper (blue).
What are some adjectives that describe fireworks and begin with the letter K?