Division:C – High SchoolNC Essential Standards Alignment:High School ChemistryEvent Rules:See the National Rules ManualEvent Score Sheet:NoneNational Event Page:HereRequired Materials: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.Clarifications:None
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.