SAT Subject Test Chemistry

PART 2

REVIEW OF MAJOR TOPICS

CHAPTER 15

The Laboratory

Chapter Summary

The following terms summarize all the concepts and ideas that were introduced in this chapter. You should be able to explain their meaning and how you would use them in chemistry. They appear in boldface type in this chapter to draw your attention to them. The boldface type also makes it easier for you to look them up if you need to. You could also use the search or “Google” action on your computer to get a quick and expanded explanation of these terms, laws, and formulas.

gravimetric balance with direct readings

spectrophotometer

pH meters

computer-assisted labs

salt bridge

   

Internet Resources

Online content that reinforces the major concepts discussed in this chapter can be found at the following Internet addresses if they are still available. Some may have been changed or deleted.

Chemistry Safety Rules

www.science.fau.edu/chemistry/chemlab/General/safety.html

This site website gives a good review of laboratory safety rules.