Rutherford Goil Foil vs. Other Metals


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Title Rutherford Goil Foil vs. Other Metals
Description Guided discovery of alpha particle deflection in gold foil vs. alpha particles. Activity focuses on Rutherford's experiment only and does not include Thomson model.
Subject Chemistry
Level High School
Type Guided Activity, Homework
Duration 30 minutes
Answers Included No
Language English
Keywords alpha particle, foil, gold, rutherford
Simulation(s) Rutherford Scattering (HTML5)


Author(s) Marisa Scoville
Contact Email marisa_scoville@caryacademy.org
School / Organization Cary Academy
Date submitted 10/30/19
Date updated 10/30/19