Acids Videos

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Overview: Acids

This is an overview of Topic 4: Acids. It includes common acids and alkalis, typical reactions and chemical equations.

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Introduction to Acids and Bases

This video explains what an acid and base is and how they are chemical opposites and also highlights the difference between strong and weak bases.

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Visualising Strong and Weak Acids

The video explains the difference between strong and weak acids and helps to visualise the difference.

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Reactions of Acids and Bases

This video goes through the reaction of acids with alkalis, metal oxides, metal carbonates and metals including ionic equations of each reaction.

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Making a Standard Solution

This video shows step by step how to make a standard solution using the apparatus needed.

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Stock Solutions and Dilution

This video explains how to make a solution of required concentration from a stock solutions using dilution and how to calculate the volume of stock solution needed for the required concentration.

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How to do an Acid-Base Titration 1

This video explains how to carry out an acid-base titration with the appropriate apparatus, provides tips to increase accuracy of results and goes through a typical titration calculation.

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How to do an Acid-Base Titration 2

This video continues with the titration procedure and finishes with an explanation of how to calculate percentage errors.

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