Burning candle experiment

A structured approach to investigating how altering the supply of air (and therefore oxygen) affects the time that a candle can burn for. This is a simple experiment, but it also encourages students to consider key aspects of scientific investigation such as independent and dependent a variables, calculating mean values and evaluation skills.

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Created: Aug 10, 2018

Updated: Oct 1, 2018


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