Free teaching materials for AQA and OCR A2 Applied Science

Preparing and testing a synthetic dye

Students make a synthetic dye and investigate its effectiveness (supports AQA Unit 13).

This resource contains:

  • The chemistry of synthetic dyes - STUDY SHEET 
  • Azo dyes. How to prepare and test a synthetic dye - PRACTICAL SHEET 

Download Preparing and testing a synthetic dye (PDF)

Students make a synthetic dye and investigate its effectiveness (supports AQA Unit 13).

This resource contains:

  • The chemistry of synthetic dyes - STUDY SHEET 
  • Azo dyes. How to prepare and test a synthetic dye - PRACTICAL SHEET 

Download Preparing and testing a synthetic dye (PDF)