Earth Science with Vernier

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Both books contain 33 experiments in the subjects of geology, meteorology, hydrology, oceanography, energy, water quality, and soil quality. The complete table of contents by sensor is listed below. Integrating data-collection technology into your Earth Science courses is now easier than ever.
Table of Contents 
Experiments Using Temperature Probes
Introduction to Data Collection
Soil Temperature
Water Quality - Temperature
Freezing of Ocean Water
Reflection and Absorption of Light
The Greenhouse Effect
Land and Sea Breezes
Relative Humidity
Dew Point
Wind Chill
Seasons and Angle of Insolation
Fossil Fuels
Solar Homes
Experiments Using Light Sensors
Reflection and Absorption of Light
Seasons and Angle of Insolation
Photovoltaic Cells
Experiments Using pH Sensors
Soil pH
Soil and Acid Rain
Water Quality - pH
Water Treatment
Acid Rain and Its Effect on Surface Water
Experiments Using Conductivity Probes
Soil Salinity
Water Quality - Total Dissolved Solids
Water Treatment
Salinity of Ocean Water
Experiments Using Motion Detectors
Mapping the Ocean Floor
Experiments Using Turbidity Sensors
Water Quality - Turbidity
Water Treatment
Experiments Using UVB Sensors
Are All Sunglases Created Equal?
Comparing Sunscreens (calculators)
Comparing Sunscreens (computers)
UV Light and Clothing
Experiments Using Magnetic Field Sensors
Exploring Magnetism
Where is north (calculators)
Where is north (computers)
Searching for Iron Ore
Sea Floor Spreading
Experiments Using the Current Probe
Photovoltaic Cells
Wind Power
Experiments Using Voltage Probes
Photovoltaic Cells
Wind Power

Each Vernier Lab Book includes:



Complete student experiments with materials list, step-by-step instructions, data tables, and questions.



Teacher Information section for each experiment with complete directions for setting up experiments, helpful hints, and sample graphs and data.


Word-processing files of the student sections on a CD so that any experiment may be easily edited to your specifications (Microsoft Word for Macintosh and Windows files). Each CD includes both the computer and calculator version of each student experiment!