Reaction Mechanisms

Some Flash animations of reaction mechanisms written by Dr G:

(the red box pauses the animation; the green box starts it again)

Single step mechanism:

single step mechanism with loop and letters.swf

Two step mechanism #1

two step mechanism.swf

Two step mechanism #2

third mechanism with letters and loop.swf

Here are some web sites with animated reaction mechanisms:

Click here for a tutorial on reaction mechanism with small animations on the right of the page.
Click here for a few types of mechanisms. These are illustrated simply but the reactions are easy to understand.