Junk Drawer Chemistry

Junk Drawer Chemistry

50 Awesome Experiments That Don't Cost A Thing

Book - 2016 | First edition
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"There's not need for expensive, high-tech lab equipment to conduct chemistry experiments-you probably have all you need in your home junk drawer. Turn three pennies and two galvanized washers into a simple battery. Crush a soda can using atmospheric pressure. Convert an LED flashlight into a simple electrolyte tester. Split liquid water into two unique gasses, or use cornstarch to create a gooey, mysterious, non-Newtonian fluid. And model radioactive decay using M&M's, or a chain reaction with a set of dominoes. Who needs a laboratory when you have a kitchen counter? Science teacher Bobby Mercer provides readers with more than 50 great hands-on experiments that can be performed for just pennies...or less,"-- Amazon.com.
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Chicago Review Press, ©2016
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781613731796
Branch Call Number: 540.78 MER 2016
Characteristics: xi, 206 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm

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