Solve the crime!
- Bring forensic chemistry to life
- Real world example of inquiry based problem
- All chemicals required are included
The school library’s computers have been stolen. Left behind was a ransom note demanding money. Help solve the crime using thin-layer chromatography to separate the ink on the ransom note and ink found in markers tied to possible suspects. It may be possible to provide evidence as to whether or not the ransom note could have been written with a particular marker.
Ordering information: Includes Felt Tip Markers, Chromatography Solvent, Silica Gel Chromatography Sheets, Capillary Tubes, and Teacher's Guide and Student Copymaster.