Sodium is stored under kerosene.

1. Sodium is stored under kerosene.
i.      Sodium is a highly reactive metal.
ii.   Sodium reacts with oxygen in air at room temperature to form, sodium oxide.
iii. Therefore, it catches fire and starts burning when open in the air.
iv. Hence, sodium is stored under kerosene to prevent its reaction with oxygen, moisture and carbon dioxide. 

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