Science / Year 10 / Science Understanding / Chemical sciences

Curriculum content descriptions

Different types of chemical reactions are used to produce a range of products and can occur at different rates (ACSSU187)

Elaborations
  • investigating how chemistry can be used to produce a range of useful substances such as fuels, metals and pharmaceuticals
  • predicting the products of different types of simple chemical reactions
  • using word or symbol equations to represent chemical reactions
  • investigating the effect of a range of factors, such as temperature and catalysts, on the rate of chemical reactions
General capabilities
  • Numeracy Numeracy
ScOT terms

Reaction rates,  Chemical synthesis

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