Experiment: Does regular or diet soda react the most with Mentos?

Unit 1: Scientists at Work
Lesson 11 of 16

Objective: SWBAT work through the steps of the scientific method, and identify and control variables, to test a hypothesis.

Big Idea: Through this experiment, students test if regular soda or diet soda reacts the most with Mentos. They watch as the soda explodes out of bottles after the Mentos are dropped in.

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