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Focus Description:

Clay volcano eruption.

Focus secret:

For the volcano model, prepare some plasticine or clay, a mixture of a teaspoon of soapy liquid and a few drops of food coloring, a tablespoon of baking soda and vinegar.

Divide the plasticine or clay into two parts: from one mold a flat base, from the other - a cone for the top of the volcano. Pinch the edges of both shapes and make sure the "volcano" is waterproof. Put it on a plate. Pour the colored soapy liquid into soda - you get "lava". Pour it into the volcano.

You have vinegar on hand. Now you can start demonstrating focus. Announce to the audience: "This is Mount Etna - the most terrible volcano after old Etna. I can cause an eruption at will." Then pour some vinegar into the mouth of the volcano.

Viewers will be mesmerized when they see his "eruption". Exclaim: "Save yourself, who can!" Beautiful fiery lava will begin to pour out onto the table.

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