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Homework Help: chemistry

Posted by Emily on Monday, February 13, 2012 at 6:28am.

The absorbance reading of an element is observed in an atomic absorption spectrometer. Would the readings increase, decrease or stay the same if: (please explain) Thank you

a) viscosity of the solution increased or decreased?
b) the solution had a lot of dust particles?
c) the slit width was increased from the sample absorption, but the standards were run on a narrower slit width?

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