Conductivity of Salt Water

Focus Questions: How is salinity measured by researchers? What is the relationship between salinity and conductivity? Objectives: The students will: Explain the relationship between conductivity and salinity in the marine environment. Identify methods researchers use for measuring salinity. Observe a decomposition reaction by identifying the products and reactants; and write a balanced chemical equation.

Author
Karen Moyd adapted by Patricia DuBose
Organization Affiliation
Skidaway Institute of Oceanography (SkIO)
Grade Level