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Unformatted text preview: free to consult the Appendix at any time during the term. Use a Pasteur pipette and bulb to remove a drop of pond water from the aquarium on the side bench. Try to include tiny bits of plant and algal material. Prepare a slide for viewing under the compound scope by making a spiral of Vaseline on the slide and putting your drop of water inside the spiral. Add a cover slip and take it to your scope at your bench. Examine the slides contents carefully, watching for movement of microscopic organisms, or for green colouration, or any other evidence of structures. Try again if unsuccessful the first (or second, or third) time. Several pond water guides are available in the classroom to help you identify your catch! Sketch what you see and suggest a possible identity of your organism in the space below....
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This note was uploaded on 12/27/2011 for the course BSC 1020 taught by Professor Danmoon during the Fall '11 term at UNF.
- Fall '11