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Carbon dioxide is the gas that makes carbonated drinks fizzy. Usually, if you shake up a bottle of fizzy pop and open it, the gas will escape, as will some of the liquid. This activity will show you a way to make that happen with mints, instead of shaking up the bottle.

A cola bottle erupts into a fizzy fountain.

Downloadable resources

SMG Learning Activities – Kitchen Science – Fizzy Fountain (PDF Document)

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