We found 29 resources with the concept synthesis reactions
Synthesis of an Insoluble Ionic Salt: A Stoichiometry Experiment
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewChallenge young scientists to design their own experimental procedures. They write the procedure for properly preparing two grams of a water-insoluble ionic salt. To finish, they perform the experiment and collect data to prove their...
Combinatorial Chemistry—Chemistry Now
10th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Finding new drugs has been likened to finding a needle in a haystack. How do pharmaceutical companies do it? One of a small series of four informative leaflets examines combinatorial chemistry, the method at the forefront of new drug...
Aspirin—The Wonder of Medicine
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
What do aspirin and the willow tree have in common? Scholars of chemical synthesis engage in a fascinating reaction to make their own aspirin samples. The lab uses thin layer chromatography analysis, includes stoichiometric calculations,...
Combustion, Synthesis, Decomposition: How Does a Fire Extinguisher Work?
7 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Pull the trigger on chemical reaction understanding! Curious chemists discover the three basic reaction types using a video from JFR Science. The resource presents each reaction with written and verbal tips and practice problems.
Molecules to the Max!—Educators Resource Guide
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
From molecules to nanotubes, an engaging unit explores the world of tiny science. Fifteen hands-on experiments and lessons engage young scientists as they learn chemistry. Discussions, worksheets, and data analysis reinforce the concepts...