Gas Cylinders and Safety
A Case Study in Chemistry
Department of Natural Sciences
Wake Technical Community College
This case study, developed for an introductory chemistry course as part of a two-year dental hygiene curriculum, teaches students how to apply gas properties and gas storage identification systems to identify a mishandled or mislabeled gas cylinder.
- Learn about gas properties.
- Learn about gas storage identification systems.
- Apply this knowledge to identify a mislabeled gas cylinder.
KeywordsGas properties; combined gas law; Boyle's Law; Dalton's Law; Charles' Law; gas storage identification systems; gas cylinder coupling
Educational LevelHigh school, Undergraduate lower division
Type / MethodsDirected
Subject HeadingsChemistry (General) |
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