Year 7/8 homework Task 1. By Jack Garthwaite. :D
Bunsen burner. Used to heat liquids to a high extent, uses a blue gas ﬂame to accomplish this, Also used for sterilization and combustion,The hose is connected to the gas nozzle, the gas ﬂows up throughthe base into the barrel where it isset alight and the ﬂame comes up out of the barrel to heat the item.
The Beaker• The beaker is used to store liquid and measure amounts of liquid.• The measuring marks on its side allow you to measure liquids inside the beaker.• Also used for pouring of liquids.
The Florence Flask• The Florence ﬂask is used, like the beaker, to store and heat liquid.• Also a popular container of wine or juice, the Florence ﬂask can withstand extreme temperatures, more than just microwave safe!
The Petri Dish.• The Petri dish is a small container used to grow microorganisms.• Some chemicals like agar is used to grow the bacterium in the dish.• A Lot of colleges and universities use these to teach their students about bacteria.
The Pipette.• The Pipette is used to transfer small amount of liquid to a new container.• Lots of laboratories use these, they are handy to use when you have a small amount of delicate liquid that needs transfer or measurement.
The Test Tube.• The test tube, like the Pipette, is used to hold small amounts of liquid, or small solids.• You can use the test tube by ﬁlling it with liquid, easy!• It can be used to measure too! There are small marks that can allow you to measure liquids.