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CHEM 1111 Lab (Collins): Choosing a Topic

This is the guide for Prof. Collins' Spring 2023 Chem 1111 lab.

Your assignment!


  1. Choose an Element from the Periodic Table
  2. Find 2 sources using the ACC Library
    1. ​reference work (encyclopedia, book, etc.)
    2. article from journal/magazine
  3. Write a 1.5 - 2 page paper using CSE citation style

Periodic Table of the Elements

Choosing a Topic

choosing a topic


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Developing Research Topics

developing research topics

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Narrow or Broaden the Topic

Expand or narrow your topic to find Keywords:

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