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Proving CO2 is Heavier than Air Video for Kids

 

                                Proving CO2 is Heavier than Air

It is a basic science experiment for kids to show that CO2 gas is heavier than air. It needs a couple of basic ingredients.

Requirements: –

  • Baking Soda
  • Vinegar
  • Two glasses
  • Candle
  • Matchbox
  • Measuring Spoons

Procedure: –

  • Take one tablespoon of baking soda. Drop it in the glass.
  • Take a tablespoon of vinegar and pour it into the glass with baking soda.
  • Now give it a minute to generate CO2
  • Take this glass and pour the CO2 gas only in another glass without pouring any liquid in it.
  • Now light the candle with the match.
  • Take the second glass that has CO2 in it and pour the gas on the flame.
  • You will notice that the flame will go out.

Concept: –

This experiment demonstrates that the CO2 gas is heavier than air when it drifted apart and extinguished the burning flame. The theory was proven when the flame went out.

 

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