Density of Oil Labby: Michael Horton

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In this activity, students will estimate the density of cooking oil by comparing it to water

Grades
  • High
Publication Date
11/28/2011

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  • on Tue Oct 30, 2012 10:01 PM

I am guessing that the lab requires a double pan balance, but not a balance with masses. Using a known amount of water, students will need to determine the mass of a known volume of oil. Nice use of proportions.

Susan German  (Hallsville, MO)
Susan German (Hallsville, MO)


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