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Observation

The results show that the pairs of hamsters in the single-layer cages with 1 set of resources fought more often than the hamsters in the double-layer cages with 2 sets of resources.

Condition Cage condition and number of fights by the hamsters
  Single1 Single2 Single3 Single4 Double1 Double2 Double3 Double4
Fights 11 15 13 16 3 2 4 2

The above results were then plotted onto a graph, as shown below

 hamsters science fair project

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Complexity level:
3
Project cost ($):
50
Time required:
1 day for preparation, 1 day for experiment
Material availability:
Easily found. You can purchase hamsters at a nearby pet store.
Safety concerns:

Wear gloves when handling the hamsters to avoid getting bitten.