Chembalancer - balancing equations game
This game teaches balancing equations by inspection. You type in numbers in front of each molecule, then click the "Balenced" button. Works very well ... URL has been linked by numerous Chem 101 and also high school Chemistry teachers on their intructor's homepages. Includes a free worksheet at http://www.dun.org/sulan/chembalancer/worksheet.htm and a free lesson plan athttp://www.dun.org/sulan/chembalancer/lesson.htm. A freeware version is also available for download.
Material Type: Drill and Practice
Date Added to MERLOT: October 19, 2000
Date Modified in MERLOT: September 16, 2014
Submitter: Sulan Dun
Reviewed by members of Editorial board for inclusion in MERLOT.Editor ReviewGood quality material; may be reviewedavg:
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User review 3 average rating
Primary Audience: High School
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: Internet Explorer 4 or higher; or Netscape 4 or higher. Any platform (ex. Windows, Mac) is ok.
Material Version: 1.0
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: yes
Accessiblity Information Available: no
Creative Commons: unsure
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Discussion for Chembalancer - balancing equations game
27 weeks ago
Jerold Kim (Student)
Seems like a very basic game but it seems to be a mildly fun "game".
40 weeks ago
Ami Katz (Teacher (K-12))
This is very basic. I would have like for it to be taken farther with net ionic equations too.
Time spent reviewing site: 20 minutes