10 virtual lab-converted-converted - Name UGA myID Identifying the Unknown Metal(Metal Density Problem*Instructions You may work in groups of four

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1 Name UGA myID Identifying the Unknown Metal (Metal Density Problem) **Instructions: You may work in groups of four, but the results should be yours. Please write your name and your group members in the space provided at the end of the lab report. It is highly recommended to watch the introductory video linked below before starting** Purpose You have a summer internship working in a jewelry laboratory where your job is to explore the properties of some alloys of silver, rhodium, and platinum in order to make brighter jewels at a lower cost. One day, while preparing an alloy (a homogeneous mixture of two metals), you accidently left the bottles near a furnace and the labels became charred and unreadable. OH NO! You now have three unreadable bottles of metallic powder and your task is to identify these metals. From a chemical handbook available in your lab, you find that the densities of silver, rhodium, and platinum are 10.5, 12.4, and 21.45 grams per cubic centimeters respectively. Using the Virtual Lab and the procedure below,

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