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Agricultural Science with Vernier

This lab book contains experiments specifically chosen for teaching topics in agricultural science at the high school or college level.


Agricultural Science with Vernier contains a collection of 29 experiments that can be useful in teaching agricultural science at the high school or college level. Some experiments are designed to be done in the field and some in the classroom or laboratory.

Topics Include

  • Fundamentals of Agricultural Science
  • Plant and Soil Science
  • Animal Science
  • Energy and Electricity
  • General Topics in Agricultural Science

Included with Agricultural Science with Vernier

Electronic Version

  • 24 ready-to-use student experiments
  • Access to up-to-date versions of the experiments
  • Instructions for data collection with Logger Pro 3, LabQuest App, and EasyData
  • Essential instructor information including teaching tips, instructions for preparing solutions, suggested answers, and sample data and graphs
  • Word-processing files of the student experiments, so you can edit the files to match your teaching preferences
  • Complete equipment and supplies list
  • A generous site license­—buy one book and duplicate the experiments for your class

Printed Lab Book

When you buy the printed lab book you receive all of the resources listed for the electronic version, plus a printed copy of the book.

Sensors and Interfaces for Experiments

Buy a package to get the sensors and interface used for the experiments in this book.

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Select an experiment below to view an overview, objectives, necessary probeware, and standards correlations.

1Introduction to Data Collection
2Acids and Bases
3Diffusion through Membranes
4Conducting Solutions
6Respiration of Sugars by Yeast
7Reflection and Absorption of Light
8Soil pH
9Soil Salinity
10Soil Temperature
11Soil Moisture
12APhotosynthesis and Respiration (CO2)
12BPhotosynthesis and Respiration (O2)
12CPhotosynthesis and Respiration (CO2 and O2)
14ACell Respiration (CO2)
14BCell Respiration (O2)
14CCell Respiration (CO2 and O2)
15The Greenhouse Effect
16Energy in Food
17AEnzyme Action: Testing Catalase Activity
17BEnzyme Action: Testing Catalase Activity
18ALactase Action
18BLactase Action
19Oxygen Gas and Human Respiration
20Biochemical Oxygen Demand
21Animal Temperature
22Lemon "Juice"
23Ohm's Law
24Energy Content of Fuels
25Photovoltaic Cells
26Wind Power
27Watershed Testing
28Interdependence of Plants and Animals
29Biodiversity and Ecosystems
Stainless Steel Temperature Probe
Go Direct® pH Sensor
pH Sensor
Go Direct® Conductivity Probe
Conductivity Probe
Go Direct® Gas Pressure Sensor
Gas Pressure Sensor
Go Direct® CO2 Gas Sensor
CO2 Gas Sensor
Light Sensor
Soil Moisture Sensor

Soil Moisture Sensor (1)

Go Direct® O2 Gas Sensor
O2 Gas Sensor
Biology ProScope HR Kit

Biology ProScope HR Kit (1)

Go Direct® Temperature Probe
Vernier Optical DO Probe
Go Direct® Voltage Probe

Go Direct® Voltage Probe (1)

Voltage Probe
Differential Voltage Probe

Differential Voltage Probe (2)

Current Probe
Extech Digital DC Power Supply

Extech Digital DC Power Supply (1)

Vernier Circuit Board 2

Vernier Circuit Board 2 (1)

Go Direct® Optical Dissolved Oxygen Probe

Go Direct® Optical Dissolved Oxygen Probe (2)


National and State Standards Correlations

Meet your state and national curriculum standards with experiments from Agricultural Science with Vernier. National and State Standard Correlations

Sample Download

Preview "Soil pH" from Agricultural Science with Vernier. The preview download includes student instructions, teacher tips, sample data, and more.

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Ordering Information

All prices are for U.S. educators.

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