Lab 3 Overview

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN TO DO: Run an experiment to prove a hypothesis.

Learning Objectives

  • Design and run a controlled experiment that will distinguish between competing hypotheses about how to most accurately predict lung capacity.
  • Graph experimental data in such a way as to indicate whether a tested hypothesis is supported by the data.


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Complete the following lab activities and exercises:
  • Reading: General Background
  • Reading: Procedure
    • Exercises 3.1
    • Exercises 3.2

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If you prefer to work with a printed copy of this entire lab, it is available here as a PDF file: A&P_Lab_Module_3_SciMethod