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36 resources for Classic Chemistry Experiments

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classic-chemistry-experim...
This book is a collection of 100 chemistry experiments, developed with the support of...
Teacher 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Investigative work,Practical...
chemistry-and-electricity
In this experiment, electricity and some indicators are used to make coloured writing.
Teacher 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
the-effect-of-temperature...
Most solid substances that are soluble in water are more soluble in hot water than in cold...
TeacherStudent 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
Experiment
The aim of this experiment is to show that mass is not gained or lost in a chemical reaction.
TeacherStudent 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
disappearing-ink
A blue liquid is made. This liquid is tested on a white page, it leaves a blue ink spot. Ina...
Teacher 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
Experiment
Hydrocarbons produce carbon dioxide and water when they burn. In this experiment the products...
TeacherStudent 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
reactions-of-the-halogens
This experiment involves some reactions of the halogens.
TeacherStudent 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
experiments-with-particle...
When materials are added together, they may acquire new properties. When a solid and a liquid...
TeacherStudent 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
a-cartesian-diver
This is an experiment named after René Descartes (1596–1650). Descartes was a French...
TeacherStudent Primary to 16 ...
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
making-a-fertiliser
Producing fertilisers is very important. This experiment involves preparing ammonium sulfate....
TeacherStudent 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Formulae,Agricultural...
producing-a-foam
This experiment examines how a stable foam is produced and what reactions are involved.
TeacherStudent 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Everyday life applications: cooking & food...
the-reactivity-of-the-gro...
Metals in group 2 of the periodic table are less reactive than those in group 1. This...
TeacherStudent 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
Experiment
In this experiment the effect of temperature on the rate of reaction between sodium...
TeacherStudent 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
Experiment
One mole of any gas occupies the same volume when measured under the same conditions of...
TeacherStudent 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Analysis: quantitative,Relative masses,...
Experiment
This experiment illustrates a reaction with low activation energy. Magnesium reacts with...
TeacherStudent 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
rubber-band
This experiment involves an investigation into the effect of heat on a stretched rubber band.
TeacherStudent 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
the-reduction-of-iron-oxi...
Metals high in the reactivity series will reduce the oxides of those lower in the series. The...
TeacherStudent 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
viscosity
The viscosity of a liquid is another term for the thickness of a liquid. Thick treacle-like...
TeacherStudent 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
testing-salts-for-anions-...
Chemists often have to identify the composition of unknown substances. This experiment...
TeacherStudent 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Analysis: qualitative,Chemical...
Experiment
When electricity passes through molten compounds, like sodium chloride, the ions move towards...
TeacherStudent 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
properties-of-the-transit...
The periodic table allows chemists to see similarities and trends in the properties of...
TeacherStudent 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
Experiment
Reactive metals form ions more readily than less reactive metals. This experiment illustrates...
Teacher 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
the-preparation-and-prope...
Potassium manganate(VII) produces oxygen when heated. In this experiment oxygen is produced...
TeacherStudent 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
an-oxidation-and-reductio...
A conical flask contains a colourless solution. When shaken, a blue colour forms. After a few...
TeacherStudent 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
heats-of-reaction-exother...
Instant hot and cold packs are available for use in first aid. This experiment illustrates...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
particles-in-motion-exper...
This experiment provides evidence that particles in a gas are in motion.
Teacher 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
Experiment
In this experiment, two colourless solutions are mixed to make a solution which becomes dark...
Teacher 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
competition-for-oxygen
This experiment involves the reaction of a metal with the oxide of another metal. When...
Teacher 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
classic-chemistry-demonst...
Classic Chemistry Demonstrations is an essential, much-used resource book for all chemistry...
Teacher 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Investigative work,Analysing, concluding &...
ammonia-fountain-experime...
The ammonia fountain is a classic demonstration used to observe the solubility of ammonia...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical...
a-visible-activated-compl...
A simple demonstration of catalysis also introducing the idea of an activated complex and to...
Teacher 11 to Undergra...
Subjects: Exposition,Redox,Reaction...
hydrogen-peroxide-decompo...
Several measuring cylinders are set up each containing a little washing up liquid and a small...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Chemical...
burning-milk-powder
A pile of dried milk powder will not ignite even if a roaring Bunsen flame is played onto it....
Teacher 11 to Undergra...
Subjects: Exposition,Kinetic theory & particle...
the-oxidation-states-of-v...
This demonstration can be used as an introduction to the idea of different oxidation states...
Teacher 16 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Experiment &...
beyond-the-blue-bottle
A classic demonstration to show the rates of reactions. A flask containing a colourless...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Exposition,Redox,Rates...
chirality-in-sugars
There are a number of classic contexts for teaching about optical activity. A classic example...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Everyday life applications: cooking & food...