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Transpiration experiment

Overall rating 4 out of 54.7 (6 ratings)

Last updated 15 May 2014, created 29 October 2011, viewed 3,808

Worksheet that guides students through an investigation to compare water loss from the upper and lower surfaces of leaves. Also includes an opportunity to view stomatal prints with microcopes. Questions guide students through the variables and controls.

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This is incredible - a whole lesson planned for me - thanks!!

from rachfenwick, 15 May 2014
(report comment) 5 out of 5

Brilliant, thank you so m uch!

from S_L, 10 January 2014
(report comment) 5 out of 5

Thanks a lot. Also using it for AQA unit 3. Not a lot else on the net for practical work on transpiration.

from nicki_p, 08 January 2013
(report comment) 5 out of 5

great for isa skills practice. Thanks

from cwills1, 25 September 2012
(report comment) 4 out of 5

Great practical that seems easy to do - plan on using for new AQA B3.1.3 topic. We only have one potometer in our dept so not all can do a practical that way, but this seems an appropriate alternative. Thanks!

from HoppyHappyBunny, 06 August 2012
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