5 terms

2. Lab Safety & Tools

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Hazard
A danger in the science lab that should be reported to the teacher. EX: broken lab equipment, fire, spills, etc.
Precaution
Steps taken by a student to be safe in the science lab. EX: wafting, wearing safety goggles, gloves, and apron
Meniscus
The curved surface of a liquid read at eye level
Mass
The amount of matter in an object (measured in grams). It is measured with a triple beam balance, scale balance, or pan balance.
Volume
The amount of space an object occupies. It is usually measured using a graduated cylinder, beaker, etc.

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