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Verbs - Personal or impersonal - Passive

In the passive the focus is on what happened to something, not on who did it.

The test tube was heated.
In the above, the test tube is the subject of the sentence, and it is not stated who heated it.

If the passive or impersonal/3rd person is required in your work the following would not be appropriate, because there is a mix of passive and active.
*The test tube was warmed on the Bunsen burner. I then emptied the contents...

This is appropriate. It is consistently passive.
The test tube was warmed on the Bunsen burner. The contents were then emptied...

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