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Interactive video lesson plan for: Chemical Reactions - Periodic Table of Videos

Activity overview:

Links to full videos below. Just some of the chemical reactions performed so far by The Periodic Table of Videos.

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0.00 Sulfur Barking Dog:
0.02 Hydrogen:
0.03 Apollo Lunar Lift-Off Chemistry:
0.06 Pete's Coloured Flames:
0.11 Magnesium:
0.12 Cake Blowing Up:
0.16 Pistol Gunpowder: Not in a video yet?
0.17 White Phosphorus:
0.20 Helium Balloon cooled with Liquid Nitrogen:
0.24 Liquid Oxygen:
0.27 Cokes Cans in Acid and Base:
0.35 Cheeseburger in HCl:
0.36 Aqua Regia dissolves gold:
0.39 Fluorine and cotton wool:
0.40 Smashing Liquid Nitrogen Pumpkin:
0.49 Phosphorus:
0.50 Caesium (first go):
0.57 Magnesium in CO2:
1.01 Krakatoa Tubes:
1.05 Pumpkin Thermite:
1.09 Pete's Coloured Flames again:
1.25 Sulphuric Acid and Sugar:
1.29 Fluorine and Steel Wool:
1.35 Fluorine and Charcoal:
1.37 Fluorine and Cotton Wool:
1.39 Hydrochloric Acid:
1.30 Carbon Dioxide under a coin:
1.49 Musket Firing:
1.55 Jim from Thunder and Lightning: Not in a video yet?
1.59 Silver Flashes:
2.01 More Fluorine:
2.06 Potassium:
2.13 Hypergolic Reaction:
2.16 Chlorine:
2.21 Carbon Dioxide:
2.30 Gun Cotton:
2.35 Creme Eggs:
2.46 Caesium:
2.49 Sulfur:
2.53 Iron/Thermite:
3.11 Crystal Garden:
3.16 Silver Cylinder:
3.20 Coke cans in Acid:
3.26 Crystal garden:
3.30 Fire Water:
3.33 Hydrogen:

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