Case Study: Dr Beth Penrose

In this lesson we will learn about Dr Beth Penrose who is a plant scientist investigating how we can reduce the human intake of contaminated crops.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Which is the correct equation for combustion?

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Q2.How is carbon transferred from one organism to another in the carbon cycle?

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Q3.Which process is not involved in the water cycle?

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Q4.Which is the correct description of the greenhouse effect?

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Q5.Select two reasons why carbon dioxide levels are rising.

Select two (2) boxes

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Q6.Select three things that can be done to help maintain biodiversity.

Select three (3) boxes

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which is the correct equation for combustion?

1/6

Q2.How is carbon transferred from one organism to another in the carbon cycle?

2/6

Q3.Which process is not involved in the water cycle?

3/6

Q4.Which is the correct description of the greenhouse effect?

4/6

Q5.Select two reasons why carbon dioxide levels are rising.

Select two (2) boxes

5/6

Q6.Select three things that can be done to help maintain biodiversity.

Select three (3) boxes

6/6

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Case study: Dr Beth Penrose

This quiz will check your knowledge of the content in the case study lesson about Dr Beth Penrose

Q1.How is energy transferred between the levels of a food chain?

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Q2.What is the best description for an apex predator?

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Q3.What is bioaccumulation?

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Q4.Why do we need more land to grow crops?

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Q5.What is selective breeding?

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Case study: Dr Beth Penrose

This quiz will check your knowledge of the content in the case study lesson about Dr Beth Penrose

Q1.How is energy transferred between the levels of a food chain?

1/5

Q2.What is the best description for an apex predator?

2/5

Q3.What is bioaccumulation?

3/5

Q4.Why do we need more land to grow crops?

4/5

Q5.What is selective breeding?

5/5

Lesson summary: Case Study: Dr Beth Penrose

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