C – High School
NC Essential Standards Alignment:
High School Chemistry
See the National Rules Manual
Event Score Sheet:
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Students must wear chemical splash goggles, an apron or lab coat, and be covered from neck to wrists and toes. Long hair must be tied back.
Students will test their skills in assessing the characteristics of chemistry based materials science of polymers & plastics with an emphasis on chemical structure, reactivity, & behavior.
Teams can bring 2 calculators dedicated to computation, and two 8.5″x11″ double-sided sheets of paper with any resources that they choose.
High score wins. Points are awarded for accuracy and proper technique. Ties will be broken with predetermined questions.
Be sure to wear the appropriate safety attire!!! Disqualification as a result of a safety issue will not be arbitrated.