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Analyze Aluminum Potassium Sulfate Inquiry Guidance & AP* Chem Curriculum Alignment Transition Guide

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Synthesized compounds often undergo a series of characterization techniques or tests to confirm the chemical structure and properties of that particular compound. There are a number of tests that can be performed to verify the identity of a compound. In this experiment, several tests are carried out to determine if sample crystals are aluminum potassium sulfate (alum).

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  • Chemical Compounds
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