High School / Chemistry

Ideal Gas Law

In this lab, students will use an absolute pressure sensor and stainless steel temperature sensor to determine the number of moles of carbon dioxide gas generated during a reaction between hydrochloric acid and sodium bicarbonate.


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Temperature Sensor

Wireless Temperature Sensor

The Wireless Temperature Sensor is a general-purpose sensor found in many science labs. With a rugged, waterproof design, and long-lasting battery, students can spend more time collecting data and less time dealing with equipment.

Absolute Pressure Sensor

PASPORT Absolute Pressure Sensor

Measures gas pressure from various sources and internal vacuum allows consistent measurement above and below ambient conditions. For use with PASPORT Interfaces.

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Ideal Gas Law