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firewatch

When water is added to calcium oxide, the amount of heat produced is enough to fry an egg. This is an ideal demonstration when discussing exothermic reactions and enthalpy change (ΔH), but is also a fun attention-getter to use anytime.

Concepts

  • Exothermic Reactions
  • Enthalpy
  • Consumer Chemistry