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Abstract Volume 23 (2018) pp 35-35

Improving Student Volumetric Reading Easily

Ben Ruekberg

Chemistry Department, University of Rhode Island, 140 Flagg Road Kingston, RI 02881,
Received November 3, 2017. Accepted February 12, 2018.

Published: 5 March 2018

Abstract. Parallax in reading graduated cylinders and burettes can be reduced by holding a small mirror to the back of the volumetric device.

Key Words: Laboratories and Demonstrations; general chemistry, high school/introductory chemistry, analytical, laboratory instruction, hands-on learning/manipulative, titration/volumetric analysis

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