1. All activities have been peer-reviewed but not tested.
2. Some safety considerations are suggested in the activities.
For full safety information, consult the MSDS sheets (go
before doin g the experiment.
3. A concise source book for further assignments, activities,
and background information is ChemSource, version
2.1 (Orna, Mary Virginia, O.S.U.; Schreck, James O. &
Heikkinen, Henry, eds.), 1998. Visit the Web site at http://intro.chem.okstate.edu/ChemSource/chemsource.html.
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Workshop 4. Theory and Practice in
Water Softening Laboratory: Isoke BaptisteUnit
Significant Figures Demonstration: Dr. Michael
Investigating Mixtures Laboratory: Gannon
Activity Series Laboratory: Tom PratuchUnit
Water Volumes in Equilibrium Demonstration:
Irene WalshUnit 4.6
Electrolytes in Solution Demonstrations:
Irene WalshUnit 4.7