||A seed is a ripened ovule of a fertilized flower germination is the process of a plant growing.
||How does the amount of water affect the speed at which the seed grows?
||If we continue with the question: Does the amount of water affect how fast the plant grows?
If we change the amount of water then the plant will grow faster.
||Independent Variable: Water
Dependent Variable: Plant Growth speed
Variables to control: Plant seed, Amount of water
Materials: Corn, Water, Light, Paper towel, Syringe, Petri dish
1: Place 10 corn seeds in the petri dish
2: Water them giving them 1ml, 2ml, and 3ml of water.
3: Record date
4: Repeat steps two and three for the next 5 days
5: Put data into charts and graphs
||Middle School Students (grades 6,7,8)
||DeWitt Middle School