Tags » Stoichiometry

Balancing Equations (Chem.libretext example)

The point of this exercise is to practice balancing reactions. Many students get overwhelmed when they face having to balance equations, but the topic is quite straightforward. 309 more words

Chemistry

Honors Chemistry 12 - Stoichiometry

Today’s lab, Simple Stoichiometry from Ian Guch’s 24 Lessons that Rocked the World, was fairly straight forward after the complexity of last weeks experiment.  Stoichiometry just means that we are going to calculate the amount of product we expect to produce in a chemical reaction.   371 more words

Homeschool

Stoichiometry-Remembering the order of steps?

Has anyone come up with a good way to remember the order of steps in a stoich problem? I can do it with the hand out, but I can’t remember without it. 22 more words

Let's add helium gas

Last week, we put 1.00 mole of hydrogen gas into a cylinder. The resulting pressure was 243 kPa and the temperature was maintained steady at 20°C.  388 more words

Education

Screw you, stoichiometry

I really, really wanted a grain elevator explosion in the screenplay.  But it’s hard to justify when a crucial plot point revolves around the atmosphere having about two percent oxygen. 40 more words

Writing

Chemistry, Geography, and Kids...Oh My!

Have you ever had one of those days where you think to yourself, “Oh, man…my brain is seriously going to implode. Like, right now this second,” or even “My brain is stretched as thin as a noodle on a pasta rack”? 420 more words

Chemistry

HS-PS1-7: Stoichiometry

During my methods class tonight, a student asked how one could use inquiry-based instruction to teach something like stoichiometry. So, we ran through a little simulation of how I think about teaching stoichiometry using inquiry.   719 more words

Science Teaching