Detecting counterfeit coins

Detecting counterfeit coins

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Detect which one of five old “round pound” coins is a counterfeit. Use hand lens, electronic balance, digital calipers to evaluate coins and compare them with the Royal Mint specification. Confirm results using portable X-ray fluorescence kit (operated by the academic).

Suitable for Y9-Y13 students

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Age Group - Y9, Y10, Y11, Y12, Y13

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13-03-23 @ 10:00 to
13-03-23 @ 11:00



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