Featured in PASCO’s College Chemistry Instructor Guide
College Instructor edition with 36 experiments covering introductory and general chemistry topics.
Use a stainless steel temperature sensor to synthesize an organic compound (aspirin).
Organic Synthesis I: Students synthesize an organic compound (aspirin).
Students gain experience conducting the following procedures:
Clamp - 2
Erlenmeyer flask, 125-mL
Graduated cylinder, 10-mL
Büchner filter flask
Salicylic acid (C7H6O3) - 2 g
Acetic anhydride (C4H6O3) - 4 mL
Concentrated phosphoric acid (H3PO4) - 1 mL
Wash bottle with distilled water
Ice cold distilled water - 50 mL
Ice for ice bath - 300 mL
This experiment may require software and an interface for data collection.