Unit plan: The properties of honey
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Students investigate the physical and chemical properties of various honeys to design a way to distinguish Mānuka honey from other types of honey.
Students develop their knowledge of physical and chemical properties of a substance and skills of observation and problem solving to design a test to distinguish Mānuka honey from other honey types.
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Nectar, honey properties, osmotic effect, thixotropic, viscosity.
- 03 June 2008