Inquiries in Science: Investigating Legislation Kit

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  • Perform an LD50 experiment
  • Simulate the effects of smog on plants
  • Demonstrate the need for environmental regulation
Grades 9—12.Students explore the need for laws to protect our environment and standard of living. These inquiries emphasize the importance of the Clean Air and Clean Water Acts, as well as the concept of the Tragedy of the Commons, as students investigate each issue and its impact on the environment. They perform an LD50 (lethal dose, 50%) experiment of a water pollutant on a population of brine shrimp and investigate the effects of nitrogen dioxide on plants.

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Part of the Inquiries in Science™ series. Materials are sufficient for 30 students working in groups.
This kit is appropriate for high school students and addresses the following National Science Education Standards

Grades 9-12
Science as Inquiry
    •Abilities necessary to do scientific inquiry
    •Understandings about scientific inquiry
Science in Personal and Social Perspectives
    •Natural resources
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