The Egg Lost Its Shell Essay

1234 Words Mar 23rd, 2016 5 Pages
While going through this lab we will see the inside of a shell-less egg. The way that the egg lost its shell is because the egg was prepared in advance. The way that the egg was prepared in advance was because the teacher soaked the eggs in vinegar for about two days. The reason why the teacher soaked the eggs in nothing but vinegar for 2 days was because, when the eggs soaked in vinegar for 2 days, it made them like water balloons. Soaking the eggs in vinegar for 2 days is very important in this lab. The reason why it is very important to soak the eggs in vinegar for 2 days is so that it removes the shell from the egg and you can rub the membrane to see the nucleus. The materials that you will need for the lab will be a raw egg that has been soaking in vinegar for 2 days. A red solo cup or a plastic cup, the difficulty that we had with this material was, my hand was too small to fit inside the cup. Another material that you will need is the scale and weigh boat, we didn’t have any difficulties with these materials. The last material that you will need for this lab will be the corn syrup, we also didn’t have any difficulties.
Carefully grab a raw egg that has been soaking in vinegar for 2 days with your index finger and middle finger. After you have the egg, rub the membrane of the egg until you can see the yellow part of the egg well. The size of the place where you can see the yellow part should be about the size of a quarter. When you are done with that, weigh the…

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