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Examine and Interpret Data From and Experiment



Short Answer
 

1. 

Review the following experiment and answer the questions.
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Write a hypothesis for Yoko's experiment.
 

2. 

What is the variable in this experiment?
 

3. 

What is the control in this experiment?
 

4. 

Why is it important that each cylinder have the same amount of water?
 

5. 

How does the number of leaves affect the rate of transpiration in a plant shoot?
How can you explain this relationship?
 

6. 

What conclusions can you make about the way Yoko carried out her experiment? Did she follow proper scientific method in designing her experiment?
Explain.
 

7. 

What other factors might affect water loss from plant leaves? Briefly describe how you could set up an experiment to test a hypothesis about one of these factors.
 



 
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