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Table of Contents

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Program Details

Preface to Instructors

To the Student

Green Chemistry

The Science Writing Heuristic

Safety in the Laboratory

Laboratory Methods

Investigation 1 – The Chemistry of Air

Investigation 2 – Extracting Limonene With Liquid CO2

Investigation 3 – Chromatographic Study of Dyes and Inks

Investigation 4 – Graphing the Mass of Air and the Temperature of Water

Investigation 5 – What Protects Us from Ultraviolet Light?

Investigation 6 – Color and Light

Investigation 7 – Testing Refrigerant Gases

Investigation 8 – Molecular Models, Bonds and Shapes

Investigation 9 – Measuring Molecular and Molar Mass

Investigation 10 – Verifying Molar Ratios in Chemical Reactions

Investigation 11 – Hot Stuff: An Energy Conservation Problem

Investigation 12 – Comparing the Energy Content of Fuels

Investigation 13 – Preparation and Properties of Biodiesel

Investigation 14 – Detecting Ions in Solution

Investigation 15 – Analysis of Vinegar

Investigation 16 – Measuring Water Hardness

Investigation 17 – Measuring Chloride in Water Samples

Investigation 18 – Analyzing Bottled Water

Investigation 19 – Reactions of Acids with Common Substances

Investigation 20 – Characterizing Acidic and Basic Materials

Investigation 21 – Acid Rain

Investigation 22 – Investigating Solubility

Investigation 23 – Measuring Radon in Air

Investigation 24 – Exploring Electrochemistry

Investigation 25 – Polymer Synthesis and Properties

Investigation 26 – Identifying Common Plastics

Investigation 27 – Identifying Analgesic Drugs by TLC

Investigation 28 – Synthesizing Aspirin

Investigation 29 – Drugs in the Environment

Investigation 30 – Measuring Fat in Potato Chips and Hot Dogs

Investigation 31 – Measuring the Sugar Content of Beverages

Investigation 32 – Measuring Salt in Food

Investigation 33 – Measuring Vitamin C in Juice and Tablets

Investigation 34 – Isolating DNA from Plant and Animal Cells

Glossary