The purpose of this experiment is to apply Beer’s Law by analyzing samples provided by Q laboratory to determine their absorbance and prepare a Beer’s law plot. Molarity of these samples was also calculated to determine concentration and percent error rate. Students also analyzed the concentration of blue dye #1 to determine the concentration of blue dye #1 in a commercial blue dye drink. Procedure
Step #1: Convert %T (Table 1) to absorbance and prepare a Beer’s law plot using the data.
Step #2: Determine the concentration of M of the samples in table 2: A=ebc
B= 1.0 cm
Solve for E
(0.36) / (1875*1) = 1.92 x 10-4 m/L Molarity …show more content…
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