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Nuffield Foundation - Practical Chemistry This collection of over 200 practical activities demonstrates a wide range of chemical concepts and processes. Each activity contains comprehensive information for teachers and technicians, including full technical notes and step-by-step procedure. Developed by the Nuffield Foundation and the Royal Society of Chemistry, the Practical Chemistry activities accompany Practical Physics and Practical Biology.

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reaction-between-aluminiu...
The reaction between aluminium and iodine is catalysed by water. This is a spectacular...
Teacher 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical...
red-white-and-blue
A solution of ammonia is turned red, white or blue by adding it to phenolphthalein, lead...
Teacher 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Exposition,Experiment...
handling-liquid-bromine-a...
Handling liquid bromine and preparing bromine water
Teacher 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Standard laboratory...
the-alcohol-gun
A spectacular demonstration that shows the large energy changes that occur during the...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Equipment, apparatus &...
the-fractional-distillati...
This experiment simulates the industrial fractional distillation of crude oil in the laboratory.
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Exposition,Separation...
involvement-of-catalysts-...
This reaction involves the oxidation of potassium sodium tartrate by hydrogen peroxide using...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Exposition,Experiment...
extracting-iodine-from-se...
Ribbon seaweeds (sp. laminaria) contain iodine compounds which they obtain by extracting...
Teacher 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Standard laboratory...
liquefying-chlorine-gas
In this experiment, gaseous chlorine is liquefied by passing it over a 'cold finger'...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Exposition,Experiment...
quantitative-electrolysis...
This demonstration is designed to find the value of the Faraday constant. The amount of...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Equipment, apparatus &...
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