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8 Assessment Questions
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Scattering and Absorption of Light  
The effects of passing light through a colloidal suspension of milk in water and through a solution of copper sulfate are shown.
Colloids |
Physical Properties |
Light as a Wave: Reflection, Diffraction, Polarization, and Absorption  
The following demonstrations illustrate diffraction, scattering, and absorption of light.
Quantum Chemistry |
Physical Properties
Properties of Gases  
Some properties of gases are demonstrated, including the powerful force of atmospheric pressure and aspects of phase changes.
Gases |
Physical Properties
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Assessment Questions: First 3 results
Matter_and_Measurement : QualQuantObserv (10 Variations)
Which of the following statements are quantitative observations about carbon?
Physical Properties
Gases : GasProperties (9 Variations)
Which of the following is NOT a property of gases?
Gases |
Physical Properties
Intermolecular_Forces__Liquids_and_Solids : ClassifySolids (10 Variations)
Classify each of the following substances, in the solid state, as molecular, ionic, covalent network, or metallic.

Substance Appearance Melting Pt. (¬?C) Boiling Pt. (¬?C) Conducts as solid Conducts as liquid
A Colorless crystal -121 20.8 no no
B Colorless crystal 846 1505 no yes
C Silvery gray 1675 3260 yes yes
D Colorless crystal 1713 2590 no no

Solids |
Physical Properties
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Journal Articles: First 3 results.
Measuring the Density of a Sugar Solution  Karen I. Peterson
This experiment addresses the concept of equipment calibration for reducing systematic error. Students prepare and measure the densities of sucrose solutions with simple glassware that has been calibrated using the density of water. By careful work, students can determine the density to within 0.5%. allowing accuracy to be a major component of the final grade.
Peterson, Karen I. J. Chem. Educ. 2008, 85, 1089.
Calibration |
Carbohydrates |
Physical Properties |
Quantitative Analysis |
Solutions / Solvents
[#97] The Sweeter Side of Density  Michael Davis and Charles Henry
Students determine the density of different sugar solutions and then devise a method for layering them in a graduated cylinder. Dyeing the solutions with food coloring results in a rainbow-colored, heterogeneous mixture.
Davis, Michael; Henry, Charles. J. Chem. Educ. 2008, 85, 1088A.
Physical Properties |
Solutions / Solvents |
Aqueous Solution Chemistry |
Student-Centered Learning
Using Molecular Dynamics Simulation To Reinforce Student Understanding of Intermolecular Forces  Phillip R. Burkholder, Gordon H. Purser, and Renee S. Cole
This article presents a series of experiments incorporating molecular dynamics simulations which predict the motion of chemical species based on the application of empirical rules and a physical analysis of the forces that act between the species. These motions can then be shown in vivid graphical form.
Burkholder, Phillip R.; Purser, Gordon H.; Cole, Renee S. J. Chem. Educ. 2008, 85, 1071.
Computational Chemistry |
Hydrogen Bonding |
Molecular Mechanics / Dynamics |
Physical Properties |
Solutions / Solvents
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Density  Ed Vitz, John W. Moore
A section of ChemPrime, the Chemical Educations Digital Library's free General Chemistry textbook.
Physical Properties
Boiling and Freezing Points  Ed Vitz, John W. Moore
A section of ChemPrime, the Chemical Educations Digital Library's free General Chemistry textbook.
Physical Properties
Floating Squares (GCMP)  David M. Whisnant
Floating Squares: this is a resource in the collection "General Chemistry Multimedia Problems". In this problem we will coat a piece of notecard with graphite (from pencil lead). We then will float the piece in two beakers containing water and a second solvent. General Chemistry Multimedia Problems ask students questions about experiments they see presented using videos and images. The questions asked apply concepts from different parts of an introductory course, encouraging students to decompartmentalize the material.
Physical Properties
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