• Question: What is the most dangerous reaction that can happen?

    Asked by made361ear to Simon on 14 Nov 2019.
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      Simon Brown answered on 14 Nov 2019:

      The most, I don’t know. But there are some pretty violent reactions. Thermite is an amazing exothermic reaction which reaches over 2500C. Cesium in water more-or-less explodes and then there are the acid reactions which can be really dangerous.