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Chem Lab

Division: C – High School

NC Essential Standards Alignment: Chemistry

Event Rules: See the National Rule Manual.

National Event Page: Here


Teams will complete one or more tasks and answer a series of questions involving the scientific processes of chemistry focused in the area of Periodicity and Equilibrium.


Each participant must bring safety equipment, a writing implement, and may bring a stand alone calculator of any type.  Each participant may bring one 8.5×11″ sheet of paper, which may be in a sheet protector sealed by tape or laminated, with information on. both sides in any form and from any source.  Teams should bring any or all of the items listed on the Division C Chemistry Events Lab Equipment List, posted on  Participants must wear goggles, an apron or lab coat and have skin covered from the neck down to the wrist and toes.  


High score wins.

Common Mistakes:

Be sure to wear the appropriate safety attire!  Students will not be allowed to compete without proper equipment.

Event Resources:

Chem Lab 2018 Coaches Clinic Presentation (2019 rules)
Equilibrium Hands-On Demo
Chem Collective Virtual Labs

Using Oxidation/Reduction to write in chemicals with electricity
How to do a titration