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Orange Juice to Strawberry Float—Chemical Demonstration Kit

By: The Flinn Staff

Item #: AP4778

Price: $59.10

With the Orange Juice to Strawberry Float Chemical Demonstration Kit, change a beaker of “juice” into a foamy, messy strawberry float. This demonstration is perfect, discussing acids and bases, neutralization reactions and indicators.

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Change a beaker of “orange juice” into a big, foamy, messy strawberry float! Simply mix some chemicals together in a beaker, add an acid–base indicator and a colorless solution, and stand back. A huge mountain of foam will erupt out of the beaker. This impressive demonstration is perfect when discussing the concepts of acids and bases, neutralization reactions and indicators. Teacher Demonstration Notes included.

Concepts: Acid–base indicators, neutralization.
Time Required: 10 minutes
Chemicals Provided: Sodium bicarbonate, hydrochloric acid solution, methyl orange solution, and Alconox soap.
Note: A large fiberglass demonstration tray (AP5429) is recommended.