This interactive lesson covers the basics of Spectrophotometry including: a general overview of spectrophotometry, operation of a spectrophotometer, basic components, and common safety considerations.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this exercise, you will be able to:

  1. Use the equipment to perform common tasksĀ 
  2. Identify and document key readings such as transmittance and absorbance
  3. Make educated observations based on your findings
  4. Complete a lab activity by following directions
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