Modeling an Active (!!) Explosive Volcano

Students examine how gas pressure causes eruptions of explosive volcanoes, and demonstrate how the build-up of gas from dissolving alka seltzer causes the lid of a film canister to blow off. They compare/contrast between the model and actual volcanoes.

3rd - 6th Science 11 Views 22 Downloads
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30 mins

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