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Potted Plants And The Secret Soil

675 words - 3 pages

Table of Contents 1: Introduction ................................... 2: Experiment .................................... 3: Discussion ..................................... 4: Conclusion .................................... 5: Acknowledgments ........................ 6: References .....................................Introduction Plant growth in Nevada seems scarce in its desert climate. Aside from cacti and bushes, other plants known in arable lands such as in the east are not often naturally grown. Inhabitants of an area such as Nevada must grow greenery of their own. But the question inevitably arises: Which soil would work best for plant growth? With several types of planting soils available to man, it is uncertain which choice would best suit for efficiency and quality of production purposes. The only way to attain the proper answer is to conduct an experiment. Through experimentation, substantial conclusions can evoke answers to a trivial hypothesis such as this. With the new found data, residents in Nevada or in other dry climates of the country can be sure to plant with the proper soil.Experiment In the early stages of a project, it is appropriate to collect all supplies needed to conduct the experiment. Tools and gear such as rulers to measure with, a camera to record visual evidence, containers to carry the plants, and paper and pen to record all information, were necessary in facilitating the task at hand. The so-called 'meat' of the project required specific elements in the production of the experiment. The first object...

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