Science Centre Singapore, KidsSTOP™ and Omni-Theatre are closed on 7, 14, 21 Jan and 4, 18, 25 Feb 2019.

Please note that the Science Centre exhibitions will be closed on all Mondays except school and public holidays. Lab lessons for schools will continue as per normal on closure days. We thank you for your understanding.

 

Headache! Gastric! Help! Investigate three most widely consumed over-the-counter medicines: aspirin, antacids and vitamin supplements. Discover their chemical properties, reactions in the human body and evaluate their actual benefits.

Objectives:
1. State that neutralisation takes place when an acid reacts with a base and the products are salt and water only
2. List the sources of the following vitamins: A,B, C, D, E and K 
3. Classify vitamins into fat soluble vitamins(A,D,E,K) and water soluble vitamin B and C
4. Explain the functions of the different vitamins in the body
5. Describe and carry out tests for starch, reducing sugars and protein.

Delivery Type Hands On Workshop
Level S3, S4, S5
Number of Pax 20 to 40
Duration 2.00 hours
Timing 9.30am, 2.30pm
Fees $7

 

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