Examine the date from the control experiment.
Analyze how the change in temperature is a function of the distance.  Describe your analysis in writing.  Be sure to explain any patterns that you see.
Examine the date from the greenhouse experiment.
Analyze how the change in temperature is a function of the distance.  Describe your analysis in writing.  Be sure to explain any patterns that you see.
Analysis:
In your written analysis, use the terms function, independent variable, dependent variable, domain, and range. Compare the two experiments.  List the similarities and differences in the data and explain the factors that might cause them.  Discuss the differences in design of the two experiments.  Why do you think the thermometer was placed in the baggie?  From your research, discuss how his relates to the greenhouse effect.
Title this analysis "The Greenhouse Effect--page 2"



CONTENTS:
Introduction:  Unit Overview
Begin:  Beginning the Investigation
Page 2:  Comparing Data
Page 3:  Working with Integers & Comparing Data
Page 4:  Charts and Graphs
Page 5:  Working with Formulas
End:  Closing the Investigation
Quiz:  Greenhouse Investigation Quiz

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