Lab 1 Report Guidelines

Lab 1 Report Guidelines - Report should be 1.5 spaced and...

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Report should be 1.5 spaced and 12 point font. When discussing results, always write in third person, past tense, and passive voice. Name Date of experiment Lab section day and time Partners’ initials Lab# - Title I. PURPOSE/OBJECTIVE: (5 points) State the general purpose of the experiment, in 1-3 sentences. If there were several parts in the lab, state concisely what has been studied (the How question). Write as a scientist--be concise but precise! For example, “The purpose is to measure/analyze/understand/identify [specific chemical] in [specific food] by using [specific method or instrument].” II. INTRODUCTION: (5 points) Include some background information of the experiments. How is this relevant to the food industry? III. PROCEDURE: (5 points) You do NOT have to type out everything, if you cite the lab manual . Please do include any modifications you made during the experiments. For example, “The procedure followed for the experiment is found in “Principles of Food Composition Laboratory Manual” (2010) pages XX-XX. Modifications include…” IV.DATA/GRAPHS: (25 points) Should be in table form when possible. You should include all raw data, pertinent observations, and computed values. Always show units and remember significant figures. Each table should be numbered (Table 1) and
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