Unformatted text preview: measurements, color change, temp, etc).-A detailed description of how the lab was actually performed should be noted.-Anything unusual or any observed mistakes should be recorded (ie. Dropped sample on lab bench before recording its mass).-All data should also include the appropriate units.-Any calculations you perform during the lab should be done in your notebook or a note should be made that calculations were performed in excel. You will not be using data sheets in lab this semester. You lab notebook is your record of everything that you do in lab. There are times where data is collected directly onto the computer, in which case it is not necessary to copy it into your notebook, but a print-out may help you keep track of things. Although it is your notebook, please keep it neat. Your TA will need to read though the pages you hand in with your report....
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- Spring '08
- Chemistry, Notebook Guidelines CHEM, academic research notebook