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Botany

  • Test how much Vitamin C is in fruit juice

    We all know how important it is to get enough 'Vitamin C' in one's diet, but which fruit juices...

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  • Trees act as large solar panels – Calculate the area of the leaves

    Using energy from the sun, plants rearrange water and carbon dioxide to form sugar or 'energy' thus, the leaves...

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  • Test if ordinary household items can be used as food preservatives

    Preservatives can be artificial chemicals developed by scientists, but many natural preservatives can also be found in your kitchen...

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  • Study how the amount of leaves affects the growth of a plant

    Green plants absorb the light and use it to break down 'chlorophyll' during 'photosynthesis' and this chemical reaction leads...

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  • Study how plants are affected by temperature and environment

    'Transpiration' is a process by which plants take back water to the atmosphere. After absorbing and retaining water from...

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  • Test the damaging effects of phosphate on freshwater plant life

    Pollution from various chemical sources such as laundry and other detergents, is released into the soil of the earth...

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  • Study how temperature can affect how fast seeds germinate

    'Germination' is the process in which a plant grows or 'sprouts from a plant 'embryo' contained in a seed...

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  • Test in which liquids do seeds grow best

    One of the most important items required for 'germination' is water, but is water the best liquid for this...

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  • Make coloured dyes from various plant substances

    Nature presents us with an amazing visual rainbow. For many centuries, people have tried to capture these natural hues...

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  • Grow plants in your own hydroponic garden

    Many plants can be grown into maturity without any soil at all. Growing plants in water instead of soil...

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