Build a Molecule by PHET JAVA

 

Build a Molecule
 
Click to Run

 

 

About

Topics

  • Atoms
  • Molecules
  • Molecular Formula

Description

Starting from atoms, see how many molecules you can build. Collect your molecules and see them in 3D!

Sample Learning Goals

  • Describe the differences between an atom and a molecule.
  • Construct simple molecules from atoms.
  • Recognize that the subscript in the molecular formula indicates the number of that atom in the molecule.
  • Recognize that the coefficient indicates the total number of molecules.
  • Associate common molecule names with multiple representations.

For Teachers

[SIMU_TEACHER]

Software Requirements

SOFTWARE REQUIREMENTS

WindowsMacintoshLinux
Microsoft Windows
XP/Vista/7
Sun Java 1.5.0_15 or later
OS 10.5 or later
Sun Java 1.5.0_19 or later
Sun Java 1.5.0_15 or later

Credits

Design TeamThird-party LibrariesThanks To
  • Emily Moore (Lead)
  • Jonathan Olson (Lead Developer)
  • John Blanco (Developer)
  • Sam Reid (Developer)
  • Kelly Lancaster
  • Kathy Perkins
  • Christine Denison
  • Piccolo2D
  • Jmol
 

end faq

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Rating 0.00 (0 Votes)