Exploring Agriscience

Exploring Agriscience

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Discover the exciting world of agriscience with this newly-updated edition of a resource that has proven invaluable for middle school students across the country. Agriscience, 4th Edition uses the same solid approach that made previous editions so popular: content that centers on an examination of the agricultural industry, while also highlighting the role that scientific concepts play in agricultural processes. The booka€™s comprehensive coverage includes everything from the history of agriculture, soils, plant structures, and entomology, to floriculture, nursery and landscaping, row crops, biotechnology, and even careers. Each chapter contains an insert that provides a description of an FFA-sponsored event that relates directly to the chapter topic, reinforcing the most important concepts. With hands-on activities designed to encourage students to relate the booka€™s coverage to its real-world applications, this is the perfect book for a first agriculture or agriscience class. In addition, each chapter ends with True/False, Multiple Choice and discussion questions to help evaluate student learning. An extensive teaching/learning package for the text is available. This package includes an instructora€™s guide, a lab manual, lab manual instructora€™s guide, lab manual CD-ROM, ClassMaster CD-ROM and Classroom Interactivity CD-ROM. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.CHAPTER 22 Internal Combustion Engines Internal means that the combustion occurs in an enclosed chamber (called the combustion chamber). ... SUPERVISED AGRICULTURAL EXPERIENCE One of the parts of a high school Agricultural Education program is the Supervised ... They may be conducted at the studenta#39;s home or may be organized at a business such as a small engine repair shop.

Title:Exploring Agriscience
Author:Dr. Ray V. Herren
Publisher:Cengage Learning - 2010-02-24


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