Are your kids tired of just counting significant figures in a random number on a worksheet? Want to show your kids how measurements work in the real world? Do they need to practice reading thermometers and triple beam balances? This worksheet does all that and more!
This activity ties in Significant Figures with making measurements with scientific instruments. Students will practice reading triple beam balances, pressure gauges, thermometers, rulers, and graduated cylinder. Students will demonstrate knowledge on how to estimate values, and producing instruments with the correct level of confidence.
This is part of a series of lessons on Data and Measurements in Chemistry from No More Boring Science.
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