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MicroChem Kit Standard 2nd Edition

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Price: $211.95
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MicroChem Kit 2nd Edition

The MicroChem Kit 2nd Edition provides instruction at a college-preparatory level. It is intended as the laboratory component of a chemistry course and works well with any quality chemistry curriculum.

 
Additionally, to better assist our homeschool customers, the labs are designed to coordinate with:
    • A Beka CHEMISTRY Precision & Design
    • ACE Ministries School of Tomorrow Chemistry Series
    • Alpha Omega Publications, Science Grade 11, Chemistry
    • Apologia (Wile) Exploring Creation with Chemistry
    • BJU Press, CHEMISTRY for Christian Schools
    • Glencoe Science, Chemistry: Matter and Change

With our new kits we are making it easier for schools. We now have more experiments so you can easily cover all required topics. We have also separated the answer keys and are making it available to the teachers and optionally included inside the kits .

Yes you can set up an affordable hands-on lab for your chemistry students even if they study at home! Based on the Microscale method, the new MicroChem Kit 2nd Edition offers a complete lab with virtually everything necessary to perform basic lab experiments. There is no need for fume hoods and other costly safety equipment. Disposal of waste products is not a problem because of the low quantities of actual chemical used (about 1/100th of the chemicals a typical lab would consume). The chemical reagents are ready to use and require no mixing or further preparation.

Designed for independent study, distance learning and classrooms, the MicroChem Kit offers a virtually fail-safe method for including labs in your curriculum.

The MicroChem Kit Standard 2nd Edition includes a 200 page MicroChem Kit Manual 2nd Edition which explains each experiment covering the following:
- Goals
The goals section outlines the major learning areas of the experiment.
- Background
The background would be equivalent to a short lecture on the theory of the experiment.
- Materials and Equipment
Get the equipment out of the kit and you are good to go. Any items not included in the kit like ice, sugar, hot water, etc. are also mentioned in this area, as well as at the beginning of each experiment.
- Procedure
Just follow the step by step procedure to do the experiment. Instructions are clearly explained making it easy for students, homeschool parents, and teachers/instructors.
- Results
Students answer questions in the results area. This gives students a better understanding as well as a record of their completion.
 
The MicroChem Kit 2nd Edition contains sufficient materials to perform every experiment up to five times with all that's needed except a few commonly available items. It is intended as full year of labs designed to make teaching and preparation very convenient for the instructor. Use with adult supervision. For ages 14 and up.
 
Lab Experiments:
1. Scientific Method
2. Paper Chromatography
3. Collecting Data
4. Atomic Orbital Models
5. Modeling Carbonate Reactions
6. Electrical Conductivity
7. Hybridization of Orbitals
8. Decomposition
9. Double Replacement Reaction
10. Analysis of Hydrates
11. Mole Ratios
12. Boyle’s Law
13. Charles’s Law
14. Melting Points
15. Freezing Point Depression
16. Enthalpy of Ice
17. Reversible Reactions
18. Reaction Rates, Concentration
19. Reaction Rates, Temperature
20. Solubility Product Constant
21. pH and pH Indicators
22. Titration
23. Molar Mass by Titration
24. Buffers
25. Oxidation-Reduction
26. Galvanic Cells
27. Organic Chemistry Models
28. Hydrocarbon Models
29. Polymer Models
30. Cross-linking of a Polymer
31. Nuclear Decay Simulation

MICROCHEM KIT CONTENTS:

29 Chemicals, 27 different types of equipment, 200 page manual, 60 page teachers answer guide – all in a convenient storage box. Developed with safety in mind, the kit contains no concentrated acids or bases. The equipment is mostly plastic to reduce breakage.

Materials Included-                  
9-volt battery
Balloons      
Beaker 15-mL       
Beaker 30-mL       
Beaker 50-mL glass
Beaker 150-mL     
Binder clip   
Black felt-tip pen, water-soluble ink       
Chromatography paper    
Closed-end capillary tubes
Conductivity apparatus    
Cotton swab
Cubes (dice)
Digital balance
Digital voltmeter with alligator clips
Electrolysis device
Felt tip pen
Fine sandpaper
Glass stir rod
Graduated cylinder, 10-mL
Graduated pipet
Graduated pipet (for stirring)
Larger test tube
Measuring spoon, 1.0 mL"
Mini-pipets
Molecular model kit
Oval polystyrene foam balls
Paper clips
Phenolphthalein indicator paper  
Pipe cleaners        
Plastic toothpicks  
Polystyrene foam balls     
Polystyrene foam cover for cups
Polystyrene foam sphere 
Reaction plate, 24-well     
Reaction plate, 24-well     
Ruler w/ mm scale
Small beaker
Small rubber bands
Spheres, 50 small
Spring clamp
Test tubes, (3) 6 X 50 mm
Test tubes, (4) 6 X 50 mm
Test tubes, 12 x 75 mm
Thermometer
Thin-stem pipet
Thumbtacks
Universal indicator paper/strips
Wash bottle
Wire gauze
Wood splints

Copper metal
Magnesium metal  
Nickel metal
Zinc metal    

Calcium sulfate     
Cetyl alcohol
Magnesium sulfate
Palmitic acid
Polyvinyl alcohol    
Potassium hydrogen phthalate   
Sodium tetraborate

Acetic acid  
Bromophenol blue indicator        
Calcium nitrate
Copper nitrace      
Glycerin      
Hydrochloric acid   
Magnesium nitrate 
Nickel nitrate
Potassium hydroxide
Potassium iodide   
Sodium acetate     
Sodium borate      
Sodium hydroxide
Sodium oxalate
Sodium sulfate
Sodium thiosulfate
Zinc nitrate