Stuck in someone else's frames? break free!

HomeScience HomePlants Home
Animals
Astronomy

Animals HomeAstronomy HomeAtoms HomeEcology HomeLiquids HomeMeteorology HomeMicroorganisms HomeOceanography HomePlants HomeSolids Home

WEIGHING SEEDS; WET AND DRY

Does soaking make seeds gain weight? How much? We'll weigh
12 each of lima bean seeds, pea seeds, and corn seeds. We'll
soak them overnight in separate dishes of water. Tomorrow
morning, we will drain off all the water, and weigh the seeds
again. We want to know which seeds gained the most weight,
and how much weight they gained compared to their weights
before soaking. What kind of arithmetic shall we do to
figure out the percentage of weight gain? Do you think the
amount of weight the seeds gain in one night of soaking would
be another way to classify seeds? Does soaking help the
seeds to grow? Do you think there are some kinds of seeds
that would be ruined by soaking?


 
Contact Spike
Any problems with this page? Send URL to webmaster.  Thank you!
 
 
Add to Favorites
 
 
Search this site powered by FreeFind
 
 
 

Send this page to a friend


Back to Spike's & Jamie's Recipe Collection

 

 

 

 

Sign Guestbook    View Guestbook

 

We publish two newsletters a couple of times a month. To subscribe, send a blank email to the appropriate email address.  Topica will send you a message asking if you really intended to subscribe - just click reply - that's it!

Free Recipe Collection Newsletter:
freerecipes-subscribe@topica.com

Jewish Recipe Collection Newsletter:
jewishrecipes-subscribe@topica.com

 

 

Barnes & Noble Home Page  Barnes & Noble Music Page

 

Tired of Geek Speak when 
you have Computer Questions?

 

 

 

WatkinsOnline.com