Lesson: Health and Safety in Experiments
In this lesson, we will learn how to use the terms risk, hazard, and severity to describe the dangers involved in conducting scientific experiments.
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Worksheet: 10 Questions • 2 Videos
Which of the following statements best corresponds to the meaning of “risk” as used in the design of scientific experiments?
Which of the points on the graph of risk and hazard severity best corresponds to the activity of measuring the weight of a cup of water that is filled to the brim by a high-speed flow of water?
Which of the points on the graph of risk and hazard severity best corresponds to the activity of using a knife to cut a vegetable into slices to prepare them for immersion into room temperature water?