Measuring Calories

Students burn peanuts and marshmallows to determine the calories each contains. In this calorimetry lesson, students set up an apparatus with a ring stand and water in an aluminum can. They record the temperature of the water before and after burning the food item to calculate the number of calories.

5th - 8th Science 8 Views 16 Downloads
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