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Science: Vernier - Freezing Temperature of Ocean Water
by Vernier Software & Technology

Published on June 09, 2008

Overview

This activity makes use of the Temperature Probe to measure the temperature of water as it cools and freezes. Students' determine and compare the freezing temperature of fresh water and ocean water.

Key Steps

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    First students measure the freezing point of fresh water.

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    Then students measure the freezing point of salt water.