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Flashcards in Lab Equipment Deck (14):
1

What is the purpose of a BEAKER and what is its unit

measures volume of a liquid


mL or L

2

What is the purpose of a graduated cylinder and its units

Measures volume of a liquid

mL

3

What is the purpose of safety gloves

Protect your hands

4

What is the purpose of safety goggles

Protect your eyes

5

What is the purpose of an apron

Protect your body

6

What is the purpose of a triple beam balance and it's units

Measures mass

Grams

7

What is the purpose of a spring scale and its units

Measures weight or force

Newtons

8

What is the purpose of the eye wash station

Flushes eye

9

What is the purpose of an emergency shower

Washes chemicals from your body

10

What is the purpose of a fire extinguisher

Extinguish fires

11

What is the purpose of a thermometer and its units

Measures temperature

Celsius or Kelvin

12

What is the purpose of a stirring rod

To stir

13

What is the purpose of a funnel

Prevent spills

14

What is the purpose of a Bunsen burner

Heats