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Product 15952

By: The Flinn Staff

College Level Classic General Chemistry Lab Kit: Determination of the Empirical Formula of Silver Oxide is an engaging activity where you use analytical techniques to determine the empirical formula of silver oxide.

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College Level Classic General Chemistry Experiment Students decompose silver oxide by heating a sample in a crucible. By using analytical techniques, the empirical formula of silver oxide is determined. The Law of Multiple Proportions and the Law of Conservation of Mass are demonstrated. Students gain valuable hands-on experience using an analytical balance and a crucible. An alternate procedure for the laboratory is included along with supplemental questions. Complete for 24 students working in pairs.