Enrol in CHEM C1000 and prepare for a lifetime of fascination with this essential science through 125 diverse experiments.
Start with an introduction to the field of chemistry and famous chemists.
Set up your lab space and learn how to safely handle the lab equipment and chemicals.Learn about indicators with litmus solution and write a secret message in invisible ink.
Test the inks from your coloured markers on the chromatography racetrack to reveal their different colour components.
Experiment with air pressure, surface tension, and the physical properties of fluids.Experiment with two well-known metals, iron and copper. Investigate carbon dioxide.
Dissolve metals with electrochemical reactions.
Explore water and its elements, saturated and unsaturated solutions, and crystals. Split water into hydrogen and oxygen with electrolysis, and form oxygen from hydrogen peroxide.
Experiment with soaps, detergents, and emulsions of water and oil. Investigate chemistry in the kitchen by experimenting with sugar, honey, starch, eggs and proteins, fatty acids, and calcium.
WARNINGS: For use by children aged 10 and over, under the direct supervision of an adult.