Forensics of Soil and Mineral Analysis Kit


Product Number: SB51065

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Grades 4-12.

Introduces students to the field of forensic soil analysis by providing them with a set of soil and glass samples from a crime scene to compare with a set of samples taken from various suspects. Students will compare samples based on physical observations using polarized, UV and standard light, both under ambient conditions and after heating the samples. The sample properties will be tested by measuring particle size distributions, material acidity, particle density gradient, and mineral composition. Contains 10 unique sets of materials for 30 students working in groups of three, teacher's manual, and student study guide, and copy-masters.

• 15 ml universal indicator
• 30 ml bromoform
• 30 ml bromobenzene
• 60 ml potassium chromate 0.5M
• 60 ml hydrochloric acid 0.5M
• 30 g soil sample A
• 30 g soil sample B
• 30 g soil sample C
• 30 g soil sample D
• 30 g crime scene soil sample
• 10 bags of glass sample A
• 10 bags of glass sample B
• 10 bags of crime scene glass sample
• 10 magnifying glasses
• 10 forceps
• 5 capped test tubes
• 20 polarizing filters
• 50 drying dishes
• 10 small sieve screens
• 10 large sieve screens
• 72 glass slides
• 10 plastic scoops

Brand  :       Innovating Science
Item Weight  :       4


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