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Are We Cool or What?

Experiment #7 from Elementary Science with Vernier

Education Level
Elementary School


Is your hand always cool? Is it always warm? What makes it change? The temperature of your own hand is just one of many things you will be able to measure with a Temperature Probe.


In this experiment, you will

  • Learn to use the Go!Temp temperature probe and Logger Lite software.
  • Measure the changing temperature of your hand under different conditions.

Sensors and Equipment

This experiment features the following sensors and equipment. Additional equipment may be required.

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This experiment is #7 of Elementary Science with Vernier. The experiment in the book includes student instructions as well as instructor information for set up, helpful hints, and sample graphs and data.

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