Diet Coke and Mentos - Geyser Optimization

Eighth graders optimize the eruption of soda from a soda bottle.  In this optimizing the eruption of soda from a soda bottle lesson, 8th graders determine the number of mentos needed to optimize a soda eruption.  Students make graphs of their results and discuss the data.

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Resource Details
Grade
8th
Subjects
Math
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
3 hrs
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Year
2010