Lesson Details


  • Name: Chromatography
  • Code: S.3.7.SM.4
  • Specification Reference: 4.8
  • Keywords: separation, chromatography.
  • Objectives: "To understand how chromatography separates mixtures into its component substances "
  • Competency: Identify where chromatography would be a useful technique
  • Proficiency: Describe how chromatography separates different substances in a mixture because of the different sizes of the molecules in each
  • Mastery: Explain that chromatography would be ineffective in separating a mixture where all the molecules of each substance were the same size and to calculate rf values

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