Lab Write Up
  • THE LAB REPORT SHOULD START WITH A COVER PAGE - TITLE IN THE MIDDLE OF THE PAGE.  NAME,SECTION, AND DATE DUE ON THE LOWER RIGHT HAND SIGN OF THE PAGE.
     
    THE LAB REPORT SHOULD BE WRITTEN IN OUTLINE FORM AS FOLLOWS
     
    I. OBJECTIVE (STATE THE PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED)    
        HYPOTHESIS ( A Possible Solution - WHAT YOU THINK WILL HAPPEN)
       
                                 VERY IMPORTANT THIS CAN BE RIGHT OR WRONG
     
    II MATERIALS
        A.
        B.
        C.
        D.
     
    III PROCEDURES
         A.
         B.
         C. ..... ALL THE STEPS NECESSARY TO SOLVE THE PROBLEM
     
    IV DATA
     
          ALL THE INFORMATION GATHERED FROM THE EXPERIMENT -
           IF TABLES OR CHARTS ARE USED THEY MUST BE TITLED AND UNITS OF
           MEASURE MUST BE SHOWN.
     
    V. CONCLUSION
     
          SUMMING IT ALL UP!
         
          THE CONCLUSION SHOULD INCLUDE:
          THE OBJECTIVE RESTATED
          THE HYPOTHESIS RESTATED AND WHETHER IT WAS RIGHT OR WRONG
          EVIDENCE TO BACK UP THE ABOVE STATEMENT
     
     VI QUESTIONS
          
           THE LAB REPORT WILL ALWAYS HAVE A NUMBER OF QUESTIONS THAT MUST BE ANSWERED BY THE STUDENT.