{[ promptMessage ]}

Bookmark it

{[ promptMessage ]}

Lab 2 Technical Abstract

Lab 2 Technical Abstract - Technical Abstract(The amount of...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Technical Abstract (The amount of Nitrate in the trough killed Bevo.) Mindy McDuffie, Allan Ready, and Ms. Hye Jin Chun (T.A.) Introduction Prior to death, judged to be the result of asphyxiation, Bevo presented symptoms associated with nitrate poisoning, including a rapid pulse, tremors, and rapid, difficult and loud breathing. Autopsy revealed chocolate colored mucous and blood. While low levels of nitrate are used as building blocks for growth, large amounts are toxic. Cattle and other grazing animals are susceptible to nitrate poisoning when it accumulates in plants or water sources. Materials and Methods Samples of vegetation and water are issued in order to test for nitrate. Through the serial dilutions of potassium nitrate, a guide to the definition of the colors of the nitrate test strips is obtained. In order to do this, two samples of potassium nitrate are measured to specific volumes and new solution samples of differing concentrations are obtained. Concentrations of these new
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

Page1 / 3

Lab 2 Technical Abstract - Technical Abstract(The amount of...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon bookmark
Ask a homework question - tutors are online