High School / Chemistry


Students use PASCO’s Spectrum Cards to model the use of spectroscopy to identify elements present in a compound.

Supports NGSS Performance Expectation HS-PS4-1: Use mathematical representations to support a claim regarding relationships among the frequency, wavelength, and speed of waves traveling in various media.


Student Files

24A_answer_sheet.docx 120.16 KB
24A_Spectroscopy.docx 483.02 KB
24A_Spectroscopy.pdf 372.89 KB
24A_answer_sheet.pdf 124.84 KB
24A_Spectroscopy_Google_Slide.pdf 30.97 KB

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Spectrum Cards

The Spectrum Cards are used in the Spectroscopy lab in the Essential Chemistry curriculum.

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Source: Lab #24A

Essential Chemistry Teacher Lab Manual