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30 resources with the concept synthesis reactions

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Synthesis and Analysis of Biodiesel

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Fossil fuels are non-renewable resources and have become crucial to the livelihood of countless individuals. Young chemists investigate an alternative method of generating energy by performing a series of activities that lead to the...
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Types of Chemical Reactions

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Chemistry hopefuls experience four different types of chemical reactions: single displacement, double displacement, synthesis, and decomposition. They will apply identification tests to the products as well. While this is absolutely a...
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Chemical Reactions Types

For Students 10th - 12th
Dealing with various types of chemical reactions, this is a note-taking and practice problem worksheet. It has a professional appearance and is well-organized, identifying they type of reaction being taught down the left-hand side of the...
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Bonds and Compounds

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
The name of a chemical compound provides a lot of critical information. Learners explore the different naming conventions for naming ionic and covalent compounds as a part of the Chemistry PowerPoints series. They practice with a variety...
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Synthesis of an Insoluble Ionic Salt: A Stoichiometry Experiment

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Challenge 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...
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Enzyme-Catalysed Synthesis

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Enzymes: not just for breaking chemicals apart. Young biologists perform an experiment on potatoes. They first remove starch from potato extract. They then add the resulting liquid to samples of glucose-1-phosphate, glucose, maltose, and...
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Untwining and Intertwining

For Teachers 10th - 12th Standards
What happened when the chemistry teacher told a bad joke? There was no reaction! A creative take on the traditional reaction types lesson invites learners to draw their own conclusions about how compounds and elements combine. Groups...
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Combinatorial Chemistry—Chemistry Now

For Students 10th - Higher Ed Standards
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...
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Aspirin—The Wonder of Medicine

For Teachers 9th - Higher Ed Standards
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,...
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Combustion, Synthesis, Decomposition: How Does a Fire Extinguisher Work?

For Students 9th - Higher Ed Standards
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.
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Molecules to the Max!—Educators Resource Guide

For Teachers 5th - 8th Standards
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...
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Catalysis

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Get ready to kick things up a notch! Young scientists explore the effects of catalysts using a fun interactive. Learners start the reaction without using a catalyst, then add one over time to examine its effects on reaction rate.
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Types of Chemical Reactions

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
How many different types of reactions can you name? After watching the video, your classes should be able to discuss five different types. The lesson explores the similarities and differences between combination, single replacement,...
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Lights, Camera, Reaction!

For Teachers 9th - 10th Standards
Excite classes with a STEM project-based learning lesson covering chemical reactions. Groups study the different types through simulations and hands-on activities. They pick one type (synthesis, decomposition, single displacement, double...
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Reaction Types

For Students 10th - Higher Ed
This is one way to get a reaction from your classes! The lesson presents the different reaction types with an explanation, chemical equation model, and examples. The slides include decomposition, single replacement, double replacement,...
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Chemical Reactions

For Students 7th - 8th Standards
Once I told a chemistry joke, but there was no reaction. Get young chemists involved in changes and reactions with a presentation that begins with physical and chemical changes and chemical reactions. It moves on to chemical equations...
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Predicting Products and Writing Equations

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
A chemistry lesson presents 14 chemical reactions for scholars to observe, write the equation, and balance the equations. Additionally, it provides ways to extend the activity as it relates to catalysts.
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Stoichiometry of S'mores

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
How fun would it be to teach the concept of stoichiometry while allowing your chemistry class to assemble a classic campfire treat? This fun and engaging activity allows pupils to explore the principles of the chemical theory while...
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Chemistry Lesson: Types of Chemical Reactions

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
A descriptive video segment details five types of chemical reactions, including synthesis, decomposition, single displacement, double displacement, and combustion. It is engaging for even the most discerning young chemists.  
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Derivatives of Acid Chlorides

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Short, but sweet, this presentation walks chemistry masters through the products of acid chlorides. It almost behaves like an animation as different questions and compounds appear and disappear with each click. Check it out!
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Chemistry 231 Exam 3 Fall 2008

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
There are eight problems to solve in this organic chemistry test. Test takers name compounds after viewing drawings of the molecular structures. They wrtie a structure, list reagents required or products for certain reactions, and they...
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Bonding and Reactions

For Teachers 9th - 12th
A more thorough PowerPoint on chemical bonds and chemical reactions would be hard to find! Through 108 slides, chemistry learners are taught about how compounds are formed, how to name them, and how to balance chemical equations. They...
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Synthesis Reactions

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Two examples are displayed in graphic form, demonstrating to your young chemists how synthesis reactions work. This is not a full presentation, but rather just a couple of slides. Don't let its brevity cause you to disregard its value,...
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1st Semester Chemistry Final Exam Review

For Students 9th - 12th
Fifteen questions reveal what knowledge and skills your chemistry scholars have acquired in the first semester. The content is typical of any high-school chemistry course. This can be used as a practice test or as the exam itself. It...
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Balancing Chemical Equations

For Students 10th - Higher Ed
Balancing equations means conserving mass; use the presentation to help learners practice this concept. The resource includes 56 equations for your class to practice balancing. Scholars focus on one reaction type at a time. Groups of...
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Chemical Equations and Reaction Types

For Students 10th
Predict the products and write the balanced equation for each of these reactions.  The questions are grouped into combustion, synthesis, and decomposition reactions. A teacher could use this as an informal test or as a homework assignment.
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Six Types of Chemical Reaction Worksheet

For Students 8th - 12th
In this chemistry worksheet, students balance 6 chemical equations and name the types of reaction represented as well as complete 2 short answer questions.
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CHM 2211: Problem Set 13 Synthesis of Carboxylic Acid Derivatives

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this chemistry worksheet, students work on a problem set consisting of 16 equations in which they synthesize carboxylic acid derivatives.
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Predicting Chemical Reactions

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Young scholars compare and contrast the five major types of chemical reactions. They participate in a demonstration called "Elephant Toothpaste" and predict which type of reaction will occur. After the demo the write a reflection in...
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Synthesis Reactions

For Teachers 10th
Tenth graders write and balance chemical equations and make a PowerPoint presentation on synthesis reactions.