HONOURABLE MENTION

An Experiment to show how soap helps in removing dirt, oil and fights germs

My experiment was to show how soap helps to remove oil, fats or other germs. This experiment was successful and showed how soap magically spread out the food colors same way it can remove dirt, oil, germs etc. from our hands/body.
Avinoor Grewal
Grade 6

Presentation

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Problem

How does soap fights germs?

Method

I used the following method for my project.

1. I did background research and developed a problem question 

2. I physically did the experiment using all the materials needed

3. I noted the observations that how soap reacted to the food colours in the milk

 

Research

Data

1. About 150ML of milk in the plate.

2. Around 3 drops of food colours in the milk.

3. 1 drop of dish soap on the Q-tip.

 It took about 2 seconds for the food colours to spread apart.

Conclusion

My experiment was to show how soap helps to remove oil, fats, or other germs. This experiment was successful and showed how soap magically spread out the food colors the same way it can remove dirt, oil, germs, etc from our hands/body.

Acknowledgement

My parents helped me come up with some ideas and they helped me if I was struggling on something.