Experiment: What household substances are acidic or basic?
There are chemicals, called pH indicators, which change color when they come into contact with
an acid or a base. In the following experiment, you will be using pH paper to determine the pH of
How to Use a
Compound Light Microscope
The Compound Part
Simple microscopes have single magnifying lens
(like a magnifying glass).
Compound microscopes have two sets of lenses for
Lens closer to the eye
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Lab 3: Kitchen Countertop Chemistry Chemical Change, Radioisotopes, and Lipids
(Attach photos to the last sheet)
Enter the data and mark the graphs on Word and resubmit it as part of the assignment.
45 M & Ms
Often used to express
very large or
very small numbers.
Also used to maintain
correct number of
(# from 1 to 9.999) x 10exponent
= 8 x 102
= 8 x 10 x 10
2531 = 2.531 x 10 x 10 x 10
= 2.531 x 103
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