So I was doing a reaction between $\pu{0.02mol}$ $\ce{KNO3}$ and $\pu{0.01mol}$ $\ce{C6H12O6}$ and there was a smoke. What is the chemical reaction, and what is the smoke?

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    $\begingroup$ Is it smoke or steam? $\endgroup$
    – Waylander
    May 8, 2018 at 22:09
  • $\begingroup$ @Waylander it is smoke. It looks like the smoke that comes from wood fires. $\endgroup$
    – A T
    May 8, 2018 at 22:10
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    $\begingroup$ It isn't C6H12O2, it's C6H12O6. $\endgroup$
    – AlaskaRon
    May 9, 2018 at 8:07

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It should be some mixture of N2, K2CO3, CO2, H2O, and some other things.


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