Education Technology

Investigating Acid Strength

Published on 09/21/2005

Activity Overview

This activity allows students a hands-on opportunity to discover why different acids with the same molar concentration have different pH and the opportunity to investigate the effects of acid dilution on pH.

Before the Activity

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During the Activity

This activity allows students a hands-on opportunity to discover why different acids with the same molar concentration have different pH and the opportunity to investigate the effects of acid dilution on pH.

After the Activity

Review student answers:

  • As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
  • Re-teach concepts as necessary