A. Energy from Gas Production

Instructions (Part I): Carefully view the below video showing the chemical reaction between an Alka-Seltzer tablet and water in a film canister.

Instructions (Part II): Keeping the above video in mind, imagine a method for determining the combination of water and Alka-Seltzer that will yield the biggest explosion.  Reflect on this challenge and clearly outline your procedure, including data collection methods, on a sheet of paper. 

Instructions (Part III): Carefully open your Alka-Seltzer tablets, fill a cup with water, and set out your film canisters. In preparation for explosion, create an open/safe space that can be easily cleaned up.