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Crime Lab Chemistry by Jacqueline Barber, Carol Bevilacqua, Lisa H. Baker

Challenged to determine which of several black pens was used to write a ransom note, students in grades 4-8 learn and use paper chromatography, as they explore the concepts of solubility, pigments, and separation of mixtures. Several mystery scenarios are suggested, with intriguing characters. In a special "Going Further" activity, students use "candy chromatography" to solve an additional mystery.

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ISBN-13: 9780924886348
Publisher: University of California, Berkeley, Lawrence Hall of Science
Publication date: 08/28/1999
Series: Great Explorations in Math and Science Series
Edition description: TEACHER
Pages: 36
Product dimensions: 2.68(w) x 10.72(h) x 0.18(d)
Age Range: 9 - 13 Years

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