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Plant Biology Science Projects (Best Science Projects for Young Adults)

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Features around two dozen intriguing science projects about seed plants which are used because they're readily available, inexpensive and quickly and easily grown indoors. The experiments include topics such as the effect of acid rain on plants and growing plants in hydroponic solutions. Each project requires no unusual equipment and includes a step-by-step experiment, followed by suggestions for further investigations.

Table of Contents

Partial table of contents:

SEEDS.

Bean Seed Imbibition.

Germination Percentages of Different Types of Seeds.

Determining the Best Sowing Depth.

Carbon Dioxide Production and Oxygen Consumption by Germinating Seeds.

PLANTS AND WATER.

Stomatal Density of Different Leaves.

Environmental Factors Affecting Transpiration.

Acid Rain Injury to Plants.

LIGHT AND PHOTOSYNTHESIS.

Photosynthesis in Leaf Disks.

Starch Testing of Leaves.

Plant Carbon Dioxide Deficiency.

C-3, C-4, and CAM Photosynthesis.

SOILS AND FERTILIZERS.

Plant Growth in Various Potting Soils.

Fertilizer Cost and Plant Growth.

Soil pH and Plant Growth.

HYDROPONICS.

Plant Growth in Various Nutrient Solutions.

Plant Mineral Nutrient Deficiency Symptoms.

Appendices.

Glossary.

Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780471049838
Author:
Hershey, David R.
Publisher:
John Wiley & Sons
Author:
Hershey
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Plants
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Science
Subject:
Botany
Subject:
Science & Technology - Experiments & Projects
Subject:
Science projects
Subject:
Science & Technology - Botany
Subject:
Experiments
Subject:
Botany projects
Subject:
Science & Nature - Experiments & Projects
Subject:
Science & Nature - Botany
Subject:
Science & Technology / Botony
Subject:
Children s-Science Experiments
Subject:
Childrens Science
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series:
Best Science Projects for Young Adults
Series Volume:
MF-614
Publication Date:
January 1995
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Children/juvenile
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
9.95x6.98x.47 in. .77 lbs.
Age Level:
12-17

Related Subjects

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