Type:

Lesson Plan

Description:

Students develop a basic understanding of how a sling psychrometer is used to determine relative humidity and how to read a chart to determine this relationship. In addition, they will establish a basic understanding of dew point an additional factors that constitute the study of meteorology.

Subjects:

  • Science > General
  • Science > Meteorology

Education Levels:

  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8

Keywords:

psychrometer hygrometer relative humidity dew point weather celsius thermometer

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial

Collections:

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Update Standards?

SCI.8.4.A: Science

use appropriate tools to collect, record, and analyze information, including lab journals/notebooks, beakers, meter sticks, graduated cylinders, anemometers, psychrometers, hot plates, test tubes, spring scales, balances, microscopes, thermometers, calculators, computers, spectroscopes, timing devices, and other equipment as needed to teach the curriculum; and
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