Demo Photo

DemonstrationsChemical Kinetics › 14.0

Lecture Demonstrations

Chemical Kinetics

14.0 Props for Demonstrating Kinetics

Subjects: Kinetics, activation energy, reaction rates

Description: Toys and other props to help explain concepts of kinetics.


  • Race track with car
  • Popping balls??


The racetrack is an analogy for activation energy.

The popping balls are designed to illustrate first order reaction rate.

Discussion: None

Safety: None

Disposal: None

References: None

Download a Printable Version