One effective way to make glycerin bubbles is to combine 1/2 cup of liquid dishwasher detergent, 4 1/2 cups of water and 4 tablespoons of glycerin. Then mix gently to minimize foaming. The inclusion of glycerin increases the viscosity of the solution, thereby increasing the time bubbles last before popping.
In chemistry, a suspension is a heterogeneous mixture in which one substance is dispersed throughout a substance in another phase, and in which the particles of the first substance are between 0.00002 and 0.00004 of an inch in diameter. In order to be a suspension rather than a colloid, the mixture must be capable of sedimentation if allowed to stand. Most suspensions are comprised of solid particles suspended in a liquid, such as paint, blood or muddy water, but they can also consist of liquid particles suspended within a gas, such as an aerosol spray.Full Answer >
The reaction between zinc and hydrochloric acid is Zn + HCl = H2 + ZnCl2. It is a single replacement reaction where zinc metal displaces the hydrogen to form hydrogen gas and zinc chloride, a salt.Full Answer >
Diphosphorus pentoxide is the compound name for the chemical formula P2O5. Another name for this compound is phosphoric anhydride because of its reaction with water that produces phosphoric acid. Diphosphorus pentoxide is a toxic substance.Full Answer >
Lipids and water do not mix because lipids are nonpolar molecules without a charge, so they do not attach themselves or bond to charged (polar) water molecules. Only charged polar molecules will attach to other charged molecules.Full Answer >