kidzpark
Home | FAQ | Contact Us | View Cart | Login / Register  


Kids Science Activities

How I Made A Gas Balloon Blower At Home
Materials Required
* A balloon, * A bottle of soft drink, * Juice of a lemon/vinegar, * 1 teaspoon of baking soda, * Drinking Straw, * Little water,
Method
  • Stretch the balloon well so that air can be blown easily into it.
  • Then pour water into the soft drink, add baking soda and mix well with the drinking straw until the baking soda is well dissolved.
  • Now pour the lemon juice/vinegar into the bottle and immediately close the bottle’s neck with the stretched balloon.
  • Just see your homemade gas blower work.
What is Learnt
The combination of an acid and base gives out carbon-di-oxide. Consuming too many mint candies is not advisable because they release carbon-di-oxide and that can be harmful.
Conclusion
Lime is acidic in nature and combines with baking soda to give out carbon-di-oxide that makes an attempt to escape and filled the balloon.


Add to My Article | Refer this Article | Print this Article


Write your Comments on this Article
Article Title How I Made A Gas Balloon Blower At Home
Your Name
Place of Residence
Your E-mail
Your Comment
 
Security Validation
Enter the characters in the image above
 
Kindergarten Activities
How Temperature Affects Time To Melt Chocolates
Zoo Activity
Water and its different State
I For Ice Cream - Sundae For The Alphabet Theme Party
Arrow with shapes
Reason Why Plastic Floats And Stone Sinks
Salt Water Freezes Later Than Ordinary Water
Make Clowns with shapes - 1
Rainbows In The Room!!!
Why Ice Turns Slippery
Do You Love Mixed Fruit Juice Or Fruit Salad?
Sun made cards
Make Your own Pinecone Bird Feeder
Patterns with Sponge
Three Layer Float Experiment
Jack and Jill
A ball floating in the air
Cup Phone
How I Learnt About Growing Molds
How I Like Being Kissed And Can Guess Who Kissed Me