Q. 364.4( 15 Votes )
A magnesium ribbon is burnt in oxygen to give a white compound X accompanied by emission of light. If the burning ribbon is now placed in an atmosphere of nitrogen, it continues to burn and forms a compound Y.
(a) Write the chemical formulae of X and Y.
(b) Write a balanced chemical equation, when X is dissolved in water.
(a) X is Magnesium Oxide - MgO and Y is Magnesium nitride - Mg3N2.
(b) MgO + H2O → Mg(OH)2
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