Interactions in Chemical Mixtures: Additive, Synergistic & Antagonistic


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What best describes a chemical reaction?

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1. Antagonistic interactions are

2. Synergistic interactions are

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Chemical reactions can be explosive! Or they can be somewhat less than explosive. It all depends on the chemicals you're combining! Use this quiz and worksheet to gauge your knowledge of the types of chemical interactions and examples of each.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This worksheet and quiz will ask you about the following types of chemical reactions:

  • Additive
  • Synergistic
  • Antagonistic
  • Potentiating

Skills Practiced

Use these skills when working with the worksheet and quiz:

  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about chemical reactions in a different light
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding potentiating interactions and interpret it correctly
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define a chemical reaction

Additional Learning

The attached lesson, Interactions in Chemical Mixtures: Additive, Synergistic & Antagonistic, will help you:

  • Understand where chemical reactions occur
  • Use real world examples to explain each type of chemical interaction
  • Identify the chemical reaction given a description of the effect that combining the two initial chemicals has