High School / Chemistry


Students investigate a polymerization reaction and compare the properties of polymers with varying degrees of cross-linking.

Supports NGSS Performance Expectation HS-PS1-2: Construct and revise an explanation for the outcome of a simple chemical reaction based on the outermost electron states of atoms, trends in the periodic table, and knowledge of the patterns of chemical properties.

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Source: Lab #21A

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