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December 2022

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By Chemistry In The Earth System
  • Warm-up: on p. 6 of your textbook, do you think that water is part of the water wheel system? Thumbs up for yes, down for no
  • Review PPT for Introduction to Energy
  • Units of energy: Why can’t we “burn energy” (p. 8)
  • Rate of energy flow: how does energy flow in a waterfall? (p.10)
  • The Law of Conservation of Energy (p. 11)
  • Demo: Heat Capacity
  • Do Specific Heat Capacity problem set: do all problems on lined paper showing all steps including UNITS. Failure to do this will result in a loss of points. Due Tuesday January 10th

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By Chemistry In The Earth System
  • Submit Measuring the Energy of Organic Fuels lab
  • Lesson starter: as you pull on the rubber band, how does the amount of effort change as you pull the band farther apart?
  • Complete notes on Heat Capacity
  • Review pages 6-9
  • Notes: Temperature
  • Specific Heat Problem set; due Tuesday January 10th; do all problems on separate piece of lined paper showing all steps as modeled in class
  • Unit 3 exam on Friday Jan. 13

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By Chemistry In The Earth System
  • Nuclear Chemistry Quiz
  • Submit Coal Seam assignment
  • Questions on Analyzing Food Labels for Energy Content assignment?
  • Lab: Energy Content in Food: design a lab where you can measure the energy content in food using the materials at your lab station

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By AP Biology
  • Return assignments
  • Lab quiz spot test on Thursday and Friday; Enzymes, Diffusion, Photosynthesis, Cell respiration on Thursday; Cell Division and Artificial Selection (Fruit fly lab) on Friday; samples
  • Plickers
  • Study time

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By Chemistry In The Earth System
  • Prompt: What does a fire need to burn?
  • Videos: Ethanol burning
  • Notes: Combustion
  • Review Nutritional labels
  • Assignment: Analyze Food labels for energy content
  • Read pages 6-10 in your textbook; answer the CCC and SEP in your textbook from page 5
  • Coal seam model due tomorrow
  • Nuclear Chemistry quiz tomorrow