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How Fast Does an Alka-Seltzer Tablet Make Gas?

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In this Science Buddies science project, you'll measure the effect of temperature on the rate of a chemical reaction. You can customize this kit to include the goggles, thermometer, syringe, air line tubing, and other supplies needed to complete this experiment.

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This is a straightforward, fun project to measure the rate of the chemical reaction that occurs when Alka-Seltzer® tablets are plopped into water. You'll track the volume of carbon dioxide gas produced at regular intervals after the reaction begins. How does changing the temperature of the water affect the production of gas?

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