paulnalbandian
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Solar Powered Desalination Experiment observations

Postby paulnalbandian » Sun Oct 22, 2017 10:04 am

What are some of the key observations I should be making as I begin running the experiment? I think these are some good ones but would love to hear others.

1. Amount of salt in the water before and after the experiment.
2. Amount of time to desalinate the water
3. effects of full sun, partial sun, and no sun on both 1 and 2 above

What other observations make sense to record as observations?

Thank you!

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Re: Solar Powered Desalination Experiment observations

Postby 939065cdaf2447e68d910dddef3f71cf » Sun Oct 22, 2017 10:23 am

that sounds about it ( i have done the same experiment :D )

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Re: Solar Powered Desalination Experiment observations

Postby MadelineB » Sun Oct 22, 2017 1:58 pm

Hello Paul,
Have you looked at the Science Buddies projects on water desaliniaztion? Those projects have a good introduction with references that might help you identify important observations to make. The procedures sections will also help you organized your lab notebook and prepare graphs for display with your results.

https://www.sciencebuddies.org/search?v ... linization

Don't hesitate to ask more questions!


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