Our “Science Guy” Jason Lindsey shows us an amazing science experiment that uses the same stuff you may spread on your toast.
The strawberry jam is a pH indicator, which is a substance that indicates the degree of acidity or basicity through a color change. When the ammonia is added, the color changes to blue or purple, which indicates the ammonia is a base. When the vinegar is added, the color changes to red, which indicates the vinegar is an acid.
Go to www.hookedonscience.org for more experiments that might get you and your family “Hooked on Science.”
Jason Lindsey Hooked on Science
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