Education Technology

Science: Vernier - Water Quality - TDS (Total Dissolved Solids)
by Vernier Software & Technology

Published on June 09, 2008

Overview

In this activity, students will use the Vernier Conductivity Probe to measure the Total Dissolved Solids in samples of water.

Key Steps

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    In this activity, students measure the Total Dissolved Solids in samples of local water using the Conductivity Probe. The Single Point mode averages the readings over 10 seconds.

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    Students can also use the Conductivity sensor with the Events with Entry if they need to sample multiple sites.