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Unformatted text preview: These errors may have lead to inaccurate measurements and results. In part 2 we did a chemical analysis of water through experimentation. We achieved this by using various chemicals to determine if certain ions were present in the water sample. We did a test for nitrate, calcium and magnesium, chloride, sulfate, and lead ions. Through this experiment we determined that nitrate, calcium and magnesium, chloride, and sulfate ions were present in the water sample but that lead was not. Sources of error may include inaccurate measurements of chemicals, and adding of too much or too little of the chemicals, leading to false results....
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This note was uploaded on 03/14/2010 for the course CHEM 109A 109A taught by Professor Aue during the Spring '09 term at UCSB.
- Spring '09