Salt Water + Battery = Hydrogen

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Materials: cup, water, battery, salt

Procedure:

1. Take the salt, pour it into the water and mix the two together.

2. Drop the battery into the water and watch the hydrogen pour out.

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    TobiasV9

    3 years ago

    And i thought electrolysis with saltwater makes sodiumhydroxide and chlorine gas...

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    PhilippeG1

    5 years ago on Introduction

    verser de l'eau de mer dans un bocal, couvrez en laissant un tube traverser le couvercle, mettre au micro-onde, le sortir par la charnière de la porte et l'amener dans un réceptacle, pour tester vous pouvez enflammer le gaz qui sort du tube plastique mais c'est déconseillé.

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