Procedures and Observations
Follow the procedure and write your observation in the space provided.Identify the change as physical (P) or chemical (C).
1.Place a small nail in a test tube. Cover the nail with copper (II) sulfate solution(blue liquid). Place the test tube in a beaker, write the period that you havechemistry on the beaker and put the beaker in the cupboard where yoursafety glasses are stored. Leave this overnight. Observe the nail and thesolution the next day.
______________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________ (P or C) ________ 2.Add a scoopula of ammonium chloride (NH
Cl) to one test tube and ascoopula of calcium chloride (CaCl
) to a second test tube. Fill each test tubehalf-way with water. Place your hand around the bottom of each test tube.
Cl test tube
_______________________________________________________________(P or C) ________
___________________________________________________ (P or C) ________ 3.Measure about 2mL of mercury (II) nitrate (Hg(NO
) into a 10mL graduatedcylinder. Obtain 12mL of potassium iodide (KI) in a 100mL graduatedcylinder. Add the mercury nitrate to the larger cylinder with the potassiumiodide, mix, and observe.
______________________________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________ (P or C) ______