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Chem 9 Experiments

  1. For each experiment, print out a copy of the Procedure and the Report form and bring them both with you to your scheduled lab period.  Printable copies of these documents are available in the list below for each experiment.  Instructions on how to print these files may be found in the Introduction.
  2. Bring all required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) listed for the experiment to the lab with you.
  3. Carefully read both documents for each scheduled activity before arriving at your weekly lab period. 
  4. The experiments listed below are not necessarily in the order that they will be performed in lab. Please consult your syllabus for the exact schedule of your Chem 9 experiments.

Measurements in the Laboratory:  Procedure     Report    
  PPE:
  lab coat, goggles, closed shoes

Paper Chromatography of Gel Ink Pens:  Procedure     Report    
  PPE:
  lab coat, goggles, closed shoes, gloves

The Properties of Oxygen Gas:  Procedure     Report    
  PPE:
lab coat, goggles, closed shoes, gloves

Detection and Absorption of Ultraviolet Light:  Procedure     Report    
  PPE:
lab coat, goggles

Flame Tests and Atomic Spectra:  Procedure     Report    
  PPE: goggles

Lewis Structures and Molecular Shapes:  Procedure     Report    
  PPE:  none

Electrical Conductivity of Aqueous Solutions:  Procedure     Report   
   PPE: lab coat, goggles, closed shoes, gloves

Acids, Bases and pH:  Procedure     Report    
  PPE:  lab coat, goggles, closed shoes, gloves

Single Replacement Reactions and Battery:  Procedure     Report    
  PPE:
lab coat, goggles, closed shoes, gloves

Double Replacement Reactions:  Procedure     Report    
  PPE:
lab coat, goggles, closed shoes, gloves

Synthetic Polymers and Plastics:  Procedure     Report    
  PPE:
lab coat, goggles, closed shoes

Making Soap - Saponification:  Procedure     Report    
  PPE:
lab coat, goggles, closed shoes, gloves