Generate a Calibration Curve for Chlorophyll a

Students measure and graph the absorbance of light by chlorophyll at a specific wavelength versus chlorophyll concentration. They are given an unknown and determine its concentration from their calibration curve. Students become familiar with the concept of spectroscopy or the study of the interaction of matter with electromagnetic radiation.

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Grade
9th - 12th
Subjects
Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Language
English
Duration
1 day
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