Science Department 2015

Documents to download and use to help you with the investigation

Investigation Booklet (For Rough-work)

Planning Sheet

 

Junior Science Investigation (Coursework B) Titles 2015

 

Biology

Investigate and compare the quantitative effects of changing (a) wavelength of illumination and (b) either intensity or duration of illumination on the phototrophic growth response of recently germinated plant shoots/seedlings.

Phototropism in plants

Links to relevant websites

Biology website 1

Biology website 2

Biology website 3

Chemistry

Investigate and compare the quantitative effects of changing (a) metal types and (b) fruit/vegetable type on the emf (voltage) produced across two different metals, when the electrolytes take the form of fruits and/or vegetables.

 

Lemon with battery

Links to relevant websites

Chemistry website 1

Chemistry website 2

Chemistry website 3

 

Physics

Investigate and compare the quantitative effects of changing (a) material type and (b) material thickness on the level of sound insulation provided by a range of materials.

 

Sound Insulation

Links to relevant websites:

Physics website 1

Physics website 2

Physics website 3