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Agricultural Science with Vernier

Agricultural Science with Vernier

Agricultural Science with Vernier


This lab book contains experiments specifically chosen for teaching topics in agricultural science at the high school or college level. This lab book provides instructions for data collection with Logger Pro® 3 and LabQuest® App only.

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Agricultural Science with Vernier contains a collection of 29 experiments that can be useful in teaching agricultural science at the high school or college level. Some experiments are designed to be done in the field and some in the classroom or laboratory.

Topics Include

  • Fundamentals of Agricultural Science
  • Plant and Soil Science
  • Animal Science
  • Energy and Electricity
  • General Topics in Agricultural Science

Table of Contents

ExperimentSuggested Products
1Introduction to Data CollectionStainless Steel Temperature Probe
2Acids and BasespH Sensor
3Diffusion through MembranesConductivity Probe
4Conducting SolutionsConductivity Probe
5OsmosisGas Pressure Sensor
6Respiration of Sugars by YeastCO2 Gas Sensor
7Reflection and Absorption of LightLight Sensor, Stainless Steel Temperature Probe
8Soil pHpH Sensor
9Soil SalinityConductivity Probe
10Soil TemperatureStainless Steel Temperature Probe (3)
11Soil MoistureSoil Moisture Sensor
12APhotosynthesis and Respiration (CO2)CO2 Gas Sensor
12BPhotosynthesis and Respiration (O2)O2 Gas Sensor
12CPhotosynthesis and Respiration (CO2 and O2)CO2 Gas Sensor, O2 Gas Sensor
13TranspirationGas Pressure Sensor
14ACell Respiration (CO2)CO2 Gas Sensor
14BCell Respiration (O2)O2 Gas Sensor
14CCell Respiration (CO2 and O2)O2 Gas Sensor, CO2 Gas Sensor
15The Greenhouse EffectStainless Steel Temperature Probe (2)
16Energy in FoodStainless Steel Temperature Probe
17AEnzyme Action: Testing Catalase ActivityO2 Gas Sensor
17BEnzyme Action: Testing Catalase ActivityGas Pressure Sensor
18ALactase ActionCO2 Gas Sensor
18BLactase ActionGas Pressure Sensor
19Oxygen Gas and Human RespirationO2 Gas Sensor
20Biochemical Oxygen DemandVernier Optical DO Probe
21Animal TemperatureStainless Steel Temperature Probe (2)
22Lemon "Juice"30-Volt Voltage Probe
23Ohm's LawCurrent Probe, Differential Voltage Probe, Extech Digital DC Power Supply, Vernier Circuit Board 2
24Energy Content of FuelsStainless Steel Temperature Probe
25Photovoltaic CellsCurrent Probe, Voltage Probe, Light Sensor
26Wind PowerCurrent Probe, Voltage Probe
27Watershed TestingConductivity Probe, Vernier Optical DO Probe, pH Sensor, Stainless Steel Temperature Probe
28Interdependence of Plants and AnimalsVernier Optical DO Probe, pH Sensor
29Biodiversity and EcosystemsStainless Steel Temperature Probe

What's Included

  • 24 ready-to-use student experiments
  • Access to up-to-date versions of the experiments
  • Instructions for data collection with Logger Pro 3, LabQuest App, and EasyData
  • Essential instructor information including teaching tips, instructions for preparing solutions, suggested answers, and sample data and graphs
  • Word-processing files of the student experiments, so you can edit the files to match your teaching preferences
  • Complete equipment and supplies list
  • A generous site license­—buy one book and duplicate the experiments for your class

Sample Download

Preview “Soil pH” from Agricultural Science with Vernier. The preview download includes student instructions, teacher tips, sample data, and more.

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Educational use only: Vernier products are designed for educational use. They are not appropriate for industrial, medical, or commercial applications.