In a way using a bigger cuvette is the same as

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In a way, using a bigger cuvette is the same as diluting the sample’s concentration, and using a smaller cuvette is the same as concentrating the sample. B. In the cuvette containing only 1 mL of the sample, why was a different percent transmittance reading obtained from that in the same sized cuvette containing 4 mL of the identical solution? A different percent transmittance reading was obtained from that in the same sized cuvette containing 1 mL of the sample from the cuvette containing 4 mL because the transmittance varies with both the path length and the concentration. Since the path length was held constant and the concentration was altered, the two different concentrations yielded two different percent transmittance readings by affecting the intensity of light reaching the detector. C. What caused the difference in the reading for the clean cuvette form that for the dirty cuvette? The dirty cuvette yielded inaccurate absorption. The fingerprints interfered with the intensity of light reaching the detector thus yielding inaccurate results.
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