Detection of Halogens in an Organic Compound – MeitY OLabs

Detection of Halogens in an Organic Compound There are many organic compounds containing halogens such as: fluorine, chlorine, bromine and iodine. They are called organohalogen compounds. Some commonly known examples are carbon tetrachloride, chlorofluoro carbons, DDT, iodomethane and bromobenzene. Upon fusion with sodium metal, the halogens in the organic compound are converted to ionic sodium […]

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Nosebleed Control by Cauterization (Silver Nitrate and Electrical)

Nosebleeds are a common problem for which patients get seen by an ear nose and throat doctor. In this particular patient, she has been having recurrent nosebleeds several times a week for the past few months. The nose is carefully examined to find a source of the nosebleed. In some patients, there is a vascular […]

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Chemistry Experiment – Copper and Silver Nitrate Redox Reaction – Mr Pauller

0.1M AgNO3 Pouring silver nitrate solution into a beaker containing copper wire. Start to see solid silver form on the copper wire. Notice that the liquid is starting to look blue. The blue color is caused by copper ions dissolving in the water. Notice the long, needle-like crystals of silver. Solid silver sinks to the […]

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