TITLE

THE SOUND OF CRICKETS

AUTHOR(S)
Larsen, James L.; LeMone, Peggy
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Science Teacher;Nov2009, Vol. 76 Issue 8, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents a study conducted by Peggy LeMone, former chief scientist for the Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment program, about cricket chirping and its relation to temperature. This study demonstrates the importance of gathering data and interpreting evidence for students. A formula for estimating the temperature that can be determined through cricket chirping.
ACCESSION #
46800551

 

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