A Green Light for CFLs?
Read the article and answer the questions below;
What are some of the reasons that Alessandro first wanted to buy a CFL instead of an incandescent bulb?
Explain why Judy is not in favor of CFLs.
Reading Guide: Silent Spring by Rachel Carson
1. What were some aspects of Rachel Carsons career besides writing Silent Spring?
2. Describe the different reactions that Silent Spring received after it was published in The New Yorker.
A Fable for Tomo
Part 1: http:/www.youtube.com/watch?v=IEL7Vwm1PXU
Part 2: http:/www.youtube.com/watch?v=ye8xcEOJuzQ
1. Where is the Bingham mine?
2. What is mined there?
3. How much copper has been mined there since 1906?
4. What are some of the useful
*Please complete the following tasks*
1. Research the following Nuclear Disasters and record some notes: (Make sure to cite your
sources videos are great)
a. 3 Mile Island 1979
b. Chernobyl 1986
c. Fukushima Daiichi 2011
*Make sure that you take some deta
Things to know for midterm:
Resources: Perpetual, Renewable, Nonrenewable
Population Growth: Developing vs Developed Countries
Calculate: Doubling time and Growth rate
Point and non-point source pollution
I = PxAxT
The Scientific Method
Laws of Therm
AP Statistics Fall Project (2015-2016)
BIAS IN SURVEYS
The Purpose: To investigate how bias can affect the results of a survey.
The Project: You will design and carry out an experiment about surveys and report your results. -The
project must be done in gr
Go to the following website and watch the video on Water Resources. Then answer the questions below.
Introduction to Water Resources: http:/www.learner.org/courses/envsci/unit/text.php?unit=8&secNum=1
Energy Units Background Information
USCS: United States Customary System
vs. SI: System International
1 Newton = 1 kg-m/s2
1 calorie = 4.186 joules
Chapter 9 Vocabulary
Mean of a Population
Mean of a Sample
Variability of a Statistic
An aquifer is an underground layer of water-bearing permeable rock or unconsolidated material from which water can be
extracted. An aquifer is often underlain by an aquiclude. An aquiclude is a layer of rock u