Journal Articles: 8 results
Heat and Work are Not "Forms of Energy"   Peckham, Gavin D.; McNaught, Ian J.
Heat and work are processes by which the internal energy of a system is changed. The title reflects a common misconception used by students and instructors.
Peckham, Gavin D.; McNaught, Ian J. J. Chem. Educ. 1993, 70, 103.
Thermodynamics |
Enrichment / Review Materials
Pictorial Analogies III: Heat Flow, Thermodynamics, and Entropy  Fortman, John J.
Author provides visuals and their explanations to aid in understanding topics in thermodynamics.
Fortman, John J. J. Chem. Educ. 1993, 70, 102.
C-H-E-M spells "chemistry is fun": An outline for a very involving chemistry demonstration  Sherman, Marie C.
The striking features of the demonstration can be outlined using the first four letters of the word chemistry. C-H-E-M is used as an acronym to introduce what the students will actually see, hear, feel, and experience during the demonstration.
Sherman, Marie C. J. Chem. Educ. 1992, 69, 413.
Thermodynamics |
Physical Properties |
The energy conversion go-arounds kit developed by NEED: Ten teaching modules that use products of chemistry   Kauffman, George B.; Zafran, Robert
NEED is an association of energy educators that brings together the resources, experiences, and optimism of youths and adults in meaningful activities and programs.
Kauffman, George B.; Zafran, Robert J. Chem. Educ. 1992, 69, 366.
Thermodynamics |
Applications of Chemistry
The reusable heat pack   McAfee, Lyle V.; Jumper, Charles F.
A commercial product that can be used to demonstrate thermodynamic principles.
McAfee, Lyle V.; Jumper, Charles F. J. Chem. Educ. 1991, 68, 780.
A chemistry experience for gifted and talented elementary students  Carlson, G. Lynn
A successful two-week summer program for children in grades 4-6 of above average ability.
Carlson, G. Lynn J. Chem. Educ. 1988, 65, 58.
Photochemistry |
Thermodynamics |
Molecular Modeling
Converting sunlight to mechanical energy: A polymer example of entropy  Mathias, Lon J.
Demonstrating entropy using an elastomer and a virtual foolproof "light engine".
Mathias, Lon J. J. Chem. Educ. 1987, 64, 889.
You Can't Go Back (Elementary Penguin Productions)  Howard, Reed A.
A nontechnical film showing the irreversibility of events. Familiar events are shown backward and the viewer is led to an appreciation of energy transformations.
Howard, Reed A. J. Chem. Educ. 1976, 53, 252.