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Solutions, Suspensions, & Colloids Lab

For Students 10th - 12th
In this solutions, suspension and colloid worksheet, students complete a lab experiment in order to determine if a given mixture is a solution, suspension or colloid. They are given six vials and they record their observations of each...
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Mixtures as Solutions or Colloids and the Tyndall Effect

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Young scholars classify mixtures as solution or colloids by virtue of the Tyndall Effect. They make a cone and tape to fit over the lens of the flashlight. They turn out the lights in the room and shine the flash light at each of the...
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Classifying Matter

For Teachers 7th
Details about matter and how it is classified are included here. The slides, with differences about homogenous and heterogeneous mixtures, have diagrams to support the definitions and your class will appreciate the summaries to assist...
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Colloids

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students distinguish among the different types of colloids. In this chemistry instructional activity, students perform several experiments to identify the different properties of colloids. They explain how colloids are prepared and used.
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Mixtures

For Students 7th - 12th
For this mixtures pre-lab worksheet, students compare and contrast suspensions and colloids and solutions and colloids. Students describe the Tyndall effect. This worksheet has 10 short answer questions.
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Mixtures Lab

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students classify different mixtures. In this mixtures lesson plan, students determine samples to be suspensions, colloids, or solutions and compare homogeneous and heterogeneous mixtures.
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Solutions Review Worksheet

For Students 9th - Higher Ed
In this solutions worksheet, learners review the factors that determine whether a substance will dissolve in another and what influences the rate of dissolution. Students review molarity and molality. This worksheet has seventeen short...
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Water Testing

For Students 7th - 12th
In this water testing pre-lab instructional activity, learners describe positive ions, precipitate, and the Tyndall effect. This instructional activity has 14 short answer questions.
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Solutions, Suspensions, and Colloids

For Teachers 6th - 8th
In this solutions, suspension, and colloids worksheet, learners answer questions as it relates to their reading information about solutions, suspensions, and colloids. Students observe different examples and complete a chart as they...
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Water Unit

For Students 7th - 12th
In this water activity, students review the properties of water including the density, boiling point, and evaporation. Students define mixture, solute, and solvent. This activity has 22 short answer questions.
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Turbidy and Water

For Teachers 8th - 12th
Students use observation skills in assessing the water quality of water samples in this activity and learn that the tastes and preferences of others can be different.
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Colloids and Suspensions

For Students 9th - 12th
Examine the properties of colloids and suspensions. A slide show defines each mixture and explains their properties. Pupils learn to identify each mixture and compare them to solutions. 
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Electrolytes and Colloids Worksheet

For Students 10th - Higher Ed
In this electrolytes worksheet, students calculate percent composition, determine the electrical conduction of electrolytes, and explain the Tyndall effect. This worksheet has 7 problems to solve.
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Chapter 2 - Classification of Matter

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Newcomers to chemistry are acquainted with foundational basics. The characteristics of each phase of matter are clearly delineated. A flowchart introduces viewers to substances and mixtures. The periodic table of elements is revealed,...
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WS 8.7 Solutions, Colloids and Suspensions

For Students 10th - 12th
For this solutions, suspensions and colloids worksheet, students use diagrams to show how particles are different in each of these mixtures. They also distinguish between characteristics of each of these types of mixtures and categorize...
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WS 7.7 Phase Diagrams

For Teachers 10th - 12th
For this phase diagram worksheet, students answer fifteen questions about three hypothetical substances shown in phase diagrams. They find melting points, boiling points and sublimation points.
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Solutions

For Students 6th - 12th
In this solutions worksheet, students read about solutions, solutes, and solvents. Students compare solutions with mixtures that are not solutions. Then students complete 10 fill in the blank, 12 matching questions, and 10 terms into a...
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Solutions

For Students 9th - 12th
In this solutions worksheet, students read about the characteristics that define a solution such as the solvent and the solute and the homogeneous mixture. They are given a chart with the differences between solution, colloids and...
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Emulsions

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students identify the characteristics and composition of emulsions. For this chemistry lesson, students classify household products according to emulsion type. They explain how to make the best emulsion.
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Composition of Matter Worksheet

For Students 8th - 11th
In this matter worksheet, students complete a table in which they compare elements, compounds, and mixtures. Once table is finished, they answer 6 fill in the blank questions.
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Emulsion_ Compulsion

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Learners experiment with common household products to determine the properties of emulsions and how they fit into the classifications of matter through this series of lessons.

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