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Gravimetric Analysis of a Metal Carbonate - AP* Chemistry Classic Laboratory Kit

by Flinn Scientific

Item #: AP6378

Price: $36.05

In the Gravimetric Analysis of a Metal Carbonate Classic Lab Kit for AP* Chemistry, students determine the identity of a Group 1 metal carbonate by gravimetric analysis. Students gain valuable experience in the gravimetric analysis process.

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Classic AP Requirement #16—Analytical Gravimetric Determination In this laboratory, students determine the identity of a Group 1 metal carbonate by gravimetric analysis. The unknown is weighed, dissolved in water, and precipitated as calcium carbonate. The precipitate is filtered, dried, and weighed. From the data, the formula weight and the identity of the unknown metal carbonate are determined. Students gain valuable experience in the process of gravimetric analysis. The lab is free of heavy metal waste typically generated with most gravimetric analysis labs. Complete for 24 students working in pairs. Materials Supplied: Calcium chloride solution Sodium carbonate Potassium carbonateFlinn Transition Guide Available! Adapt this classic AP Chemistry experiment for guided-inquiry and correlate with the AP Chemistry curriculum framework with the Flinn Scientific Inquiry Guidance and AP* Chemistry Curriculum Alignment Guide. Follow the link below to find this valuable publication!

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Materials Included in Kit (for 24 students working in pairs): Calcium chloride solution, sodium carbonate, potassium carbonate. Additional Materials Required (for each lab group): 0.001-g precision balance (shared), beakers, Bunsen burner, crucible, crucible tongs, drying oven (shared), filter funnel, quantitative filter paper, heat-resistant pads, ring clamp, glass stirring rods, support stand, pipe stem triangle, wash bottle with distilled or deionized water, watch glass. *Advanced Placement and AP are registered trademarks of the College Board, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse, these products.