Louise Culver's Science Classes

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October 29, 2015


Warm Up: Scenario 2

An experiment was done to discover the right amount of water to use on a plant. Ten seeds were planted in each of 5 pots found around the house that contained 500g of “Pete’s Potting Soil.” The pots were given the following amounts of distilled water each day for 40 days: Pot 1, 50ml; Pot 2, 100ml; Pot 3, 150ml; Pot 4, 200ml; Pot 5, 250ml. The height of each plant was measured at the end of the experiment.

Identify the following:


Dependent Variable:

Independent Variable:

Constants (at least 2):


–Reading: Eccentricity, Axial Tilt, precession & Inclination (p. 43-47)-take three column notes (Topic-Summary-Detail)


Galapagos Part II: group members share information with teammates. à students are randomly picked to answer one question then others can chime in if they have something to add.


Author: lhslculver

Earth Science teacher at Lakeland High School.

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