Mass - Triple Beam Balance
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Holds the object that's being measured.
Holds the weights
Calculates the mass of an object
Identifies the zero balance point
Helps identify when you're balanced
It brings it to zero, calibrates
The amount of matter an object has.
What tools do we use to measure mass?
Triple Beam Balance and Digital Scales.
How do you carry a TBB?
One hand holds the arm while your fingers hold the pointer. Your other hand holds the base.
How do you measure mass using a TBB?
a. Clean the weigh pan.
b. Move all the weights to the left.
c. Zero the balance by adjusting the tare knob.
d. Place the object on the weigh pan.
3. Adjust weights to balance object by the 100s first, then the 10s, the the 1s. Then add all of the amounts up.
Parts of the Triple Beam Balance
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