THE BURNING QUESTION - A Conservation of Matter Experiment
This printable education experiment contains a detailed teachers' guide, 2-page student information sheet, and single-page student question worksheet for printing and distributing in the classroom.
This experiment is designed for ages 14-18. It can be adapted for ages 10-13.
Chemical reactions, chemistry, science as inquiry and data analysis.
- 1. To demonstrate the Law of Conservation of Matter.
- 2. To dispel common misconceptions about combustion reactions.
- 3. To have students analyze data that has been collected using laboratory equipment (balances).