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Key Stage 4 - Chemistry - Testing for Gases 02: Testing for Hydrogen

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Learn how to test for Hydrogen gas. Magnesium is added to Sulphuric Acid, the resultant fizzing shows that a gas is being given off.

To test for Hydrogen gas the 'Squeaky Pop' test is used. A splint is lit and placed near to the gas which has been collected and a 'Squeaky Pop' is heard. This indicates that Hydrogen gas is present.

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Writing a Scientific Report

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