Tootsie Pop Chemistry. Chemical Symbols, Formulas, and Equations. Supplies. Tootsie-Pop (different color for each person in the group) Colored pencils Colored squares of paper to represent additional pop wrappers Arrows and + signs Science notebooks. Purpose.
Use chemical symbols to represent chemical formulas and equations.
If the flavors of Tootsie-Roll Pops represent different atoms or elements, how many different combinations can your group create?
3 cherries and 5 chocolates ‘atoms’ in the following combinations.
Now write the formula -
4 chocolates, 2 greens, 3 cherries
_____ Or _____ Or
_____ Ch _____ Ch
_____ Cc _____ Cc
_____ G _____ G
Or + Ch2 Ch2Or
G + R2Ch RChG + R2
Tomorrow we will use coefficients to balance these equations!!