ERIC Number: EJ774953
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Jun
Reference Count: 0
On the Successful Use of Inquiry-Driven Experiments in the Organic Chemistry Laboratory
Mohrig, Jerry R.; Hammond, Christina Noring; Colby, David A.
Journal of Chemical Education, v84 n6 p992 Jun 2007
The mix of guided-inquiry and design based experiments is feasible to do in introductory organic chemistry lab courses. It can provide students with experience in two parts of experimental chemistry such as the significance and careful analysis of experimental data and the design of experiments.
Descriptors: Organic Chemistry, Inquiry, Science Experiments, Laboratory Experiments, Teaching Methods, Science Instruction, College Science
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Education Level: Higher Education
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