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Measurement Cheat Sheet

Units of Volume 1 tablespoon (tbs.) = 0.5 fluid ounce (fl. oz.)** 1 tablespoon = 3 teaspoons (tsp.) 1 cup (c.) = 8 fluid ounces 1 pint (pt.) = 2 cups = 16 fluid ounces 1 quart (qt.) = 2 … Continue reading

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Types of Measurements

Units tell us two important things about the object being measured—what is being measured and its size. Are you measuring capacity, weight, length, or temperature? And how big, heavy, long, or hot is the object? For each type of measurement, … Continue reading

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Sugar Crystal Experiment

On A Wednesday afternoon at 1:21pm I began boiling water to begin my.  On the following day I observed that tiny crystals began to form within the plastic cup along the string with the paper clip in the center of … Continue reading

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Manganese ‘it’s a metal’

Number of protons 25, atomic structure, steel, ceramic, batteries, silver, gray, discovered in 1774 by Johann Gahn, comes from the Latin word Mangnes meaning magnet

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Surface tension experiment

The goal of my experiment was to make an object that would fall the slowest down from the balcony to the floor. For this project I selected a toothpick, string and  aluminum  foil. I chose these objects because the toothpick … Continue reading

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Thunder Safety | Projects

40% of all deaths due to lighting occur outside! Seek shelter such as a building or a car Go to a low place such as  a riven or valley Do not stand near or under trees Do not lie Flat … Continue reading

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