Material Detail

Metals Experiments and Demonstrations

Metals Experiments and Demonstrations

This page from SnoCAMP provides materials on metals and metallurgy. After some introductory reading material, users may peruse six different activities: properties of metals, alloying copper and zinc, alloying tin and lead, drawing a wire, aluminum-zinc solid-state phase change in metals and caloric output of Al-Zn: a solid state phase change in metals. Each activity includes student learning objectives, required materials/equipment and detailed procedures. A PDF of all of the materials is also available.


  • Editor Reviews
  • User Rating
  • Comments
  • Learning Exercises
  • Bookmark Collections
  • Course ePortfolios
  • Accessibility Info

More about this material


Log in to participate in the discussions or sign up if you are not already a MERLOT member.