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Carolina Investigations® for AP* Environmental Science: Air Pollution and Vehicle Exhaust 8-Station Kit

Item # 181083 Exclusive

Students measure atmospheric components to investigate some of the relationships involved in air pollution caused by burning fossil fuels. They record levels of ultraviolet light, temperature, and ozone and learn how environmental factors interact with fossil fuel pollutants to produce smog. Students then test car exhaust for carbon dioxide levels. For a class of 32 students working in 8 groups of 4.

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$172.95

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Students measure atmospheric components to investigate some of the relationships involved in air pollution caused by burning fossil fuels. They record levels of ultraviolet light, temperature, and ozone and learn how environmental factors interact with fossil fuel pollutants to produce smog. Students then test car exhaust for carbon dioxide levels. They explore the Air Quality Index (AQI), and discuss the health hazards associated with fossil fuel pollution, along with steps that can be taken in daily living to reduce air pollution. This 8-Station Kit is designed for a class of 32 students working in 8 groups of 4. The 8-Station Refill (item #181084) replenishes all the consumable items in the kit.

*AP is a registered trademark of the College Board, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse, this product.

  • This item is only available from Carolina Biological Supply Company.
 
Components Qty Included?
Ozone Test Strips 12 Included
UV Indicator Cards 8 Included
Bromthymol Blue, 0.04%, 30 mL 1 Included
Sodium Hydroxide, 0.1 M, 15 mL 1 Included
Vinegar, 30 mL 1 Included
Sodium Bicarbonate, 10 g 1 Included
Plastic Test Tubes 8 Included
Measuring Scoops 8 Included
Syringes, 10 mL 48 Included
Syringes, 1 mL 8 Included
Syringe Caps 16 Included
Airline Tubing, 18″ 1 Included
Vials, Screw Top, 1 dram 65 Included
Plastic Bags, Heat Resistant 26 Included
File Folders 16 Included
Rubber Bands 40 Included
Medicine Cups 8 Included
Teacher’s Manual with Reproducible Student Guide 1 Included
Thermometer Needed, Not Included
pH Meter or Strips in the pH 5 to 8 Range 1 Needed, Not Included
Graduated Cylinder, 100 mL 1 Needed, Not Included
Bottle with Cap, 500 mL 1 Needed, Not Included
Graduated Cylinder, 500 mL 1 Needed, Not Included
Beakers (or cups), 60 mL 8 Needed, Not Included
White Paper, Sheet 8 Needed, Not Included
Test Tube Racks 8 Needed, Not Included
Markers, Labeling 8 Needed, Not Included
Labeling Tape, Roll (or sticker sheet) 1 Needed, Not Included
Transparent Tape, Roll 1 Needed, Not Included
Paper Towels 8 Needed, Not Included
Stopwatch (or other timing device) 1 Needed, Not Included
Thermal Protective Gloves Needed, Not Included


Carolina Investigations® for AP® ® Environmental Science

Carolina™ Labs for AP® ® Environmental Science

Kits that Support the AP® ® Curriculum and, More Important, Your Classroom

Our exclusive approach to the AP® ® Curriculum

If you are an AP® teacher, you go out of your way to help your students perform successfully on the AP® exam. Carolina AP® Environmental Science Kits are specifically designed to help you do just that.

Carolina Investigations® for AP® ® Environmental Science Kits are designed to help AP® teachers help their students achieve exceptional results by:


  • Facilitating the successful integration of inquiry-based learning into the laboratory experience
  • Using teacher-developed and field-tested activities that are designed for the AP® classroom
  • Cultivating students' conceptual understanding of the topics covered, while allowing them to draw upon real-world connections
  • Open-ended labs let students design their own activities for enhanced critical thinking
  • Integrating mathematics and analytical thinking through the graphing and interpretation of student-collected data
  • Reinforcing knowledge by connecting concepts to students' lives
  • Minimizing teacher prep and cleanup time

Carolina Investigations® for AP® Environmental Science kits offer a unique perspective on the world around your students. Allow them to experience labs that focus on 4 distinct subject areas that relate to Earth Systems & Resources, Ecological Systems, Issues & Impacts, and Sustainability & Solutions. Pick various topics from each strand to create your own robust hands-on lab curriculum. Focus on labs that can be performed in your classroom or explore and sample your surrounding environment. Carolina has everything you need to outfit your AP® Environmental Science classroom or lab.


Carolina Biological Supply Company: Supporting AP® for Over 25 Years

Carolina is proud supply unique kits and activities that are specifically designed for the AP® Environmental Science curriculum. These environmental science kits were developed using the College Board® APES course description. They highlight subjects addressed on each APES exam and include real-world labs and field exercises that make learning more relevant and increase retention.

Our staff continually works with real AP® teachers to design, develop, and build products that meet AP® teachers' needs. We back all of our products with unparalleled support and our 100% Satisfaction Guarantee.

Let us help you help your students score a 5 on the AP® Exam!


Carolina Investigations® for AP® Environmental Science Kits
Earth Systems & Resources Ecological Systems Issues & Impacts Sustainability & Solutions
Coriolis Effect and Atmospheric Circulation Exploring Biodiversity Loss of Biodiversity Wastewater Treatment
Soil Formation and Properties Primary Consumer Energy Flow Ocean Acidification Wet Scrubbers and Air Pollution
Soil Productivity Population Growth of Lemna minor Air Pollution and Vehicle Emissions Agriculture and Feeding a Growing Human Population
Quality of Natural Waters: Biological Factors Biogeochemical Cycles Cultural Eutrophication and Biodegradable Waste Biomass to Biofuel
Quality of Natural Waters: Physical and Chemical Factors Primary Productivity and Energy Flow Acid Deposition  



AP® is a trademark registered and/or owned by the College Board®, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse, these products.

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