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1

What goes into the cover page?

- Title of the Lab
-Your name (and your partners name) Your teacher’s name
- Date you submitted the lab

2

What goes into the purpose?

What question are you
hoping to answer by performing this experiment?

3

Hypothesis

IF (predicted answer to lab question) AND (summary of procedure) THEN (results you would see
from experiment)

4

Materials

- This is a list of all the materials and equipment you will need for your experiment (bullet point form)
- Include specific quantities of your materials ex:
2 – 100ml beakers

5

Procedure

- A numbered list of all the steps of the experiment
- No personal language
Say, “Repeat steps 2-5..."

6

Results

Table of results

7

Analysis (of results)

A written analysis of your lab in a paragraph format which connects your observations to what was learnt in class.

8

Conclusion

- State whether or not your hypothesis was supported and wrap up your major findings.
- Include 2 or 3 examples of sources of error within the lab experiment that may have affected your results and explain how they may have affected the results.
- Include suggestions for improving these errors in future lab experiments of this kind

9

What does the "If" part mean in a hypothesis

The part of the hypothesis that says “Here’s what
we’re trying to prove”. It will be a summarized
version of your Purpose or Question.

10

What does the "And" part mean in a hypothesis

The part of the hypothesis says
“Here’s how we’ll do the experiment.”
It will be a summarized version of your
procedure.

11

What does the "Then" part mean in a hypothesis

The part of the hypothesissays
“Here’s what we expect will
happen.” It will be a summarized
educated guess at what your
Analysis of Results will say.