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Lab Manual Introductory Biology (Version 1.4)

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Table of Contents:

Introduction:

Lab 1: The Scientific Method
Lab 2: Writing a Lab Report
Lab 3: Data Measurement
Lab 4: Introduction to the Microscope

Biological Processes:

Lab 5: The Chemistry of Life
Lab 6: Diffusion
Lab 7: Osmosis
Lab 8: Respiration
Lab 9: Enzymes

The Cell: Lab 10: Cell Structure & Function

Lab 11: Mitosis
Lab 12: Meiosis
Lab 13: DNA & RNA
Lab 14: Mendelian Genetics
Lab 15: Population Genetics

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Lab 1: The Scientific Method Time: 1 hour Materials: None

Lab 2: Writing a Lab Report Time: 1 hour (plus 24 hours preparation time and 7‐10 days for observation) Materials: Paper towels, water, masking tape
Lab 3: Data Measurement Time: 1 hour Materials: Water
Lab 4: Introduction to the Microscope Time: 1 hour Materials: Access to ESL’s Student Portal

Biological Processes:

Lab 5: The Chemistry of Life Time: 1 hour (plus 24 hours preparation time) Materials: Variety of household substances, plastic wrap, water, cutting utensil
Lab 6: Diffusion Time: 1.5 hours Materials: Water, watch or timer , viscous liquid from cupboard

Lab 7: Osmosis Time: 1 hour (plus 3 hours for observation) Materials: Water, watch or timer, several types of potatoes, cutting utensil, paper towel
Lab 8: Respiration Time: 1 hour (plus 2 hours preparation time) Materials: Water, watch or timer, paper towel
Lab 9: Enzymes Time: 1 hour (plus 2 hours preparation time) Materials: Water, watch or timer, string, ice, hot water, paper towel, ginger root, at least 2 other food sources (potato, apple, etc.)

The Cell:

Lab 10: Cell Structure & Function Time: 1 hour (plus 24 hours for observation) Materials: Water, square plastic
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