Free help with homework

Why join Brainly?

  • ask questions about your assignment
  • get answers with explanations
  • find similar questions


Iodine is a chemical to test starch present.
0 0 0
1.Dip the leaf in boiling water for a minute to kill the cells
2.boil the leaf in methylated spirit over a water bath till it becomes pale white
3.Place it again in hot water to soften it
4.Spread the leaf in a dish and pour iodine solution on it . The presence of starch will be indicated by a blue black colour
0 0 0
The Brain
  • The Brain
  • Helper
Not sure about the answer?
Learn more with Brainly!
Having trouble with your homework?
Get free help!
  • 80% of questions are answered in under 10 minutes
  • Answers come with explanations, so that you can learn
  • Answer quality is ensured by our experts