William Urquia 1/18/2015 Lab Report Flame Spectroscopy: Applying a Quantum Leap Answer the following questions about the results of this activity. Record your answers in the boxes. Send your completed lab report to your instructor. Don’t forget to save your lab report to your computer! Lab Activity 1 Sample Number of Bands Colors Present Cesium Calibration Standard 14 Silver, Light blue, green yellow, orange, brown, and red Cesium Spectrum from Chart 14 1/2 Silver, light blue, green yellow, orange, brown, and red 1. Is the flame spectrum from the Cesium Calibration Standard similar to or different from the spectrum from the Sample Metals Spectrum Chart? Lab Report The flame from the cesium calibration standard is different from the spectrum than that of the sample metals spectrum due to a difference in bands and colors.
Laboratory Assignments Unit 1 Lab 1: Personal Persistence Narrative Course Objectives and Learning Outcomes Apply tools for overcoming obstacles and tools of connection to various business and personal scenarios. Define persistence, enthusiasm, optimism and self-control. Identify common obstacles faced by college students, working adults, and families. Rate your acumen in applying tools for overcoming obstacles. Using peer review techniques, evaluate business communication pieces for effectiveness and professional suitability. Required Setup and Resources Computer with MS Word and Internet access ePortfolio Printer Recommended Procedures and Assignment Requirements In this unit, we focus on persistence and enthusiasm. Review these two videos: 1. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i1nd4iqXxRY (optional, but a short 2-minute video) 2. http://americanradioworks.publicradio.org/features/tomorrows-college/grit/angela-duckworth-grit.html (read the article and watch the 18-minute video) Open a new MS Word document and write a short 1- to 2-page essay describing ways in which you have continued in a course of action for multiple months or years in spite of obstacles. How did you maintain your focus for more than a few months? What did you tell yourself when you felt like giving up? What advice would you give to others who are beginning on the same path? Would you say you’re excellent, average, or needing improvement in persistence? Explain. Use MS Word and 12 point Times New Roman font, and double-space your paper.