Height to Fingertip Lab - Joshua Muldoon and Gabe Rose Mr Vandenberg Chem 215 1st Hour Height to Fingertip Lab 1 Graph the data on an appropriate graph

Height to Fingertip Lab - Joshua Muldoon and Gabe Rose Mr...

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Joshua Muldoon and Gabe Rose Mr. Vandenberg Chem 215- 1st Hour Height to Fingertip Lab 1. Graph the data on an appropriate graph. 2. What trends do you notice? In most cases, the height was less than or equal to the fingertip to fingertip lengths. 3. Is there anything by age? By height? By gender? We are all mostly 15 and 16 so age does not have much of a factor in this. It seems that most people have similar height and length though. If not then that person either has much shorter or longer arms. Gender also has little effect.
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Unformatted text preview: Incorrect measurements, like having rounded edges on the meter stick, or people incorrectly measuring in different ways. 5. How could you improve this lab? We tried improving this lab by measuring in different ways and trying our best to get the best data. 6. How do the results confirm or differ from your initial hypothesis? There is a similar trend with the height of a person and a length of fingertip to fingertip. There is also a similarity between people’s thumb length....
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