Phototropism Experiments worksheet KS4 KS5
A worksheet for fairly advanced KS4 students, or KS5 students, on some of the experimental work which has been done on phototropism, starting with Darwin and Darwin in 1880. It aims to highlight the way creative thinking and cunning experiment design can help science progress, while at the same time introducing the idea of plant hormones, or auxins. I hope it's not over-simplified (I am a physicist...) For more detailed information at a higher level, see articles at: \nhttp://www.plantcell.org/content/18/5/1110.full\nhttp://jxb.oxfordjournals.org/content/60/7/1969.full

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Created: Mar 19, 2014

Updated: Sep 30, 2015

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