Note that sometimes in lab reports it may be more appropriate to present the results in one section, called results, and then to discuss them in a separate discussion section in the results and discussion section, you present your results and discuss them by: commenting on the results obtained. Guidelines for writing a lab report course home syllabus text includes interpretation of results that is better suited for discussion section figures and tables are formatted to be clear and interpretable all figures and tables have numbers. 5 experiment 2 plasmid dna isolation, restriction digestion and gel electrophoresis plasmid dna isolation introduction: the application of molecular biology techniques. Biological molecules of life jessica leonard biology lab april 5 bio 113 biological molecules of life lab report biological molecules of life jessica leonard biology lab april 5, 2012 discussion in the carbohydrate. This is an example lab report from the chm 116 webct course that has been modified so the cover page is consistent with the fall 2004 chm 115 format described in your lab manual the report must always include the title of the experiment discussion/error analysis. 1 a quick guide to writing a psychology lab-report 11 an overview of the various sections of a report lab-reports are modelled on the scientific journal article like them, the report is divided into discussion account for about half of this total length.
The simple report is generally only two to five pages long, and usually consists of the following: aims method results conclusion discussion references. In addition to describing the conventional rules about the format and content of a lab report, we'll also attempt to convey continued toggle navigation discussion: considers whether using first person and active voice is acceptable in scientific reports. Techniques and strategies for writing lab reports and scientific papers for class projects the typical lab report includes: title, abstract, introduction, materials and methods, results, discussion, references and literature cited. Writing the lab report: general c results & discussion • present interpret draw conclusions •• be organized present your data in tables divide the discussion into parts • address all areas identified in writing the report (at end of each expt.
Results and discussion the heart of a laboratory report is the presentation of the results and the discussion of those results in some formats, results and discussion appear as separate sections. Description of how to write the discussion section of a lab report. A tutorial on how to write a lab report for chemistry suitable join aus-e-tute: test: contact : writing laboratory reports for chemistry key concepts the term laboratory report so you will have to explain the impact of this loss on your results in the discussion section of your lab.
Lab partner: sean wilson abstract: caffeine was extracted from tea by the use of solid-liquid and liquid-liquid discussion: the structure of the caffeine extracted from the tea leaves deeply impacts the functions it performs (wang, 2011). Physics lab report guidelines b discussion of graphs 1 for each graph to' write a lab report, the successful lab student will beneﬂt from learning the procedures necessary to completely satisfy all requirements of a lab report.
Lab report structure: i cover sheet: this page has the course number and assigned lab section, the title of the discussion of results: this is the most important part of the lab report it is where you analyze the data. Restriction enzyme digestion lab, page 1 restriction enzyme digestion lab you will write a lab report detailing your findings from your restriction enzyme digestion reactions next week, you will take the plasmid that contains gfp-encoding dna and introduce.
If your instructor gives you an outline for how to write a lab report, use that some instructors require the lab report be included in a lab notebook, while others will request a separate report discussion or analysis the data section contains numbers. Toggle navigation department of physics and astronomy home headlines department history general information a sample lab report for this activity is provided as an example for you to follow when writing future lab reports discussion our results support. Physics 1030l lab: heat of fusion objective in the heat of fusion lab topics relating to the study of thermodynamics will be explored the ﬂow of heat will be examined in this experiment discussion questions: heat of fusio n 1. Academiaedu is a platform for academics to share research papers. Abstract the purpose of this lab was to further our understanding of atomic structure and its discussion this lab presented us four examples of an emission light spectrum we observed.
Esterification reaction: the synthesis and purification of 2-acetoxybenzoic acid and subsequent analysis of the pure product (acetylsalicylic acid ) via thin-layer chromatography. Rev: 201 6 -201 7 6 -1 experiment 6: determination of the equilibrium constant for iron thiocyanate complex the data for this lab will be taken as a class to get one data set for the entire class. Be sure the lab instructor or ta checks the circuit before you turn the completed report file directly to a lab ta or to [email protected] score: /30 layout include a statement that the work done in this lab and submitted in this report is yours and your partners lab4txt. Lab #1 (section 102) september 17, 2002 recrystallization and melting points discussion: 95% ethanol was used in the first part of this lab because when the solvent selection was performed, the results indicated that benzoic acid was insoluble in water at both room. The discussion: what do your results mean the discussion section of the lab report is where the results are interpreted, especially as they relate to the goals stated in the introduction. Bacteria lab report discussion & analysis importance of hand washing but also highlights the necessity of using aseptic techniques when studying bacteria in a lab had the plates been left open during inoculation.