5th Grade Science: safety & tools
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A wide cylindrical glass vessel with a pouring lip, used as a laboratory container and mixing jar.
a tall narrow container with a volume scale used especially for measuring liquids
protects eyes from chemicals
An instrument used to measure temperature
triple beam balance
Measures the mass of an object
hand held device used to magnify materials during observations
a type of scale used to measure the mass of an object by placing it in one pan on the scale and balancing the scale with weights placed in the other pan
measures the weight of an object (in Newtons) with the use of gravity.
a portable electric appliance for heating or cooking or keeping food warm
A device that measures length in metric units.
is the amount of matter in an object
A measure of the force of gravity on an object.
what you think will happen
An educated guess that attempts to explain an observation or answer a question
a series of steps taken to accomplish a task
data and observations gathered from the experiment
a decision about the hypothesis based on the results of the experiment
a measure of how hot or cold something is
Metric unit for measuring temperature; On this scale water freezes at zero and boils at 100.
anything that has mass and takes up space
information gathered from observations
magnifier of the image of small objects