Volume 6, Issue 4, December 2018, Page: 56-60
Color Presenting Products of Amino Acids Reactions- Qualitative Tests
Mohamed Ibrahim Elzagheid, Department of Chemical and Process Engineering Technology/Education and Training Affairs, Jubail Industrial College, Jubail Industrial City, Saudi Arabia
Received: Dec. 4, 2018;       Accepted: Dec. 18, 2018;       Published: Jan. 17, 2019
DOI: 10.11648/j.mc.20180604.13      View  176      Downloads  42
Abstract
This paper presents simple approach for systematic chemistry learning of amino acids’ qualitative experiments. In this laboratory practice, students are requested to perform qualitative tests for certain amino acids and be able to distinguish them according to their color reactions. The chemical knowledge and concepts of amino acids reactions with certain reagents are deeply discussed to promote students' readiness for their future career as chemists and lab technicians. In this approach, all written laboratory activities are linked with colored reactions’ illustrations to facilitate better understanding of all laboratory tests.
Keywords
Chemical Education, Color Reactions, Amino Acids, Qualitative Tests
To cite this article
Mohamed Ibrahim Elzagheid, Color Presenting Products of Amino Acids Reactions- Qualitative Tests, Modern Chemistry. Vol. 6, No. 4, 2018, pp. 56-60. doi: 10.11648/j.mc.20180604.13
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