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After completing this activity, students will be able to:

  1. Prepare a linear calibration curve from experimental data.
  2. Perform a linear fit, including regression statistics, in Excel.
  3. Use a calibration curve to determine the quantity of an unknown.
  4. Discuss the limitations of a calibration curve.

Susan Oxley, St. Mary’s University (San Antonio) (

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