This process involves breaking down large hydrocarbon molecules into smaller ones, which increases the amount of gasoline that refineries can produce from a barrel of crude oil.
What happened today in chemistry? Explore 366 days of chemistry history at On This Day in Chemistry.
Quantify your students’ knowledge of equilibria with these Starter for ten activities covering dynamic equilibria, Le Châtelier’s principle and equilibria and industry.
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An introduction to sulfuric acid production
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Get students aged 16–18 running their own organic synthesis on a computer or tablet before taking part in the real thing. This resource also features an in-depth practical guide and a set of worksheets covering the theory.
Use these resources to familiarise 16–18 students with the maths involved in time-of-flight calcuations
Explore the role of chemistry in drug discovery with this worksheet
Heat a known mass of two metals to produce their oxides and determine their relative atomic masses.
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