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Catalytic Converters Video (5 Favorites)

VIDEO in Catalysts, Reduction, Combustion, Redox Reaction, Activation Energy, Oxidation, Chemistry of Cars. Last updated September 11, 2019.

This video investigates the role of a catalytic converter and its corresponding chemical reactions within a vehicle. Students will learn about both oxidation and reduction reactions and how they, in combination with a catalyst, can impact the molecules released in a car’s exhaust.