Laboratory Greenhouse effect simulation




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Published on May 24, 2012

Experiment to Demonstrate the Greenhouse Effect.

2 conical flasks are placed on an overhead projector and left to come to a stable temperature. This temperature is recorded.

Carbon dioxide is generated through a reaction of calcium carbonate and 2 molar hydrochloric acid. One of the conical flasks is supplied with this carbon dioxide creating a CO2 rich atmosphere. The other flask is left unchanged.

After 10 minutes the temperature is recorded again.

The temperature of the flask with a carbon dioxide atmosphere was found to increase by 4.5 deg C whereas the temperature of the flask with a normal atmosphere remained unchanged


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