Seed Growth Activity

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Name Experiment Date Time
Dr. Biology Seed  Germination | Pisum sativum L.* 02/09/03 8:07 am
Treatment light 24 hours a day | seeds soaked | 23° Celsius
Day of Experiment 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Animate

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  • Measure and enter the length of the roots and shoots (if any). Use the magnified viewer to help make your measurements accurate.
  • Also using the magnified viewer, draw the seeds and their roots and shoots (if any).
  • What color are the seeds, roots and shoots?
  • What direction are the roots and shoots growing?
  • List any other differences you see.


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* Common Name: Pea, Little Marvel

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Bibliographic details:

  • Article: Data Card Sets
  • Author(s): Dr. Biology
  • Publisher: Arizona State University School of Life Sciences Ask A Biologist
  • Site name: ASU - Ask A Biologist
  • Date published: April 6, 2010
  • Date accessed: July 20, 2024
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Dr. Biology. (2010, April 06). Data Card Sets. ASU - Ask A Biologist. Retrieved July 20, 2024 from

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Dr. Biology. "Data Card Sets". ASU - Ask A Biologist. 06 April, 2010.

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Modern Language Association, 7th Ed. For more info, see
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