||Does room temperature affect germination rate?
||The room temperature does affect the germination rate.
||1. Place seeds in a Ziploc bag with wet cotton balls
2. Add water into both bags
3. Place one ziploc bag on a warming pad and one without in room temperture.
||The room temperature does affect the germination rate. The sample on the warming pad sprouted quicker and healthier than the sample in room temperature. The warming pad affected the germination rate mostly because of the moisture and humidity the pad provided.
||High School Students (Grades 9,10,11,12)
||Sierra Vista High School