How does breakfast help improve a studentsí performance?
This science fair project was performed to find out if having breakfast every morning will help to improve the performance of students in school. The studentsí performance was tested by giving them memory tests and comparing the performance of those who had breakfast with those who had skipped breakfast.
How to grow your own mold
Mold is a simple fungus. It gets its food from grains, fruits, vegetables and flesh. Mold begins as a tiny spore that lands on a food source like bread. Spores can be found in the air, on the ground and on you!
How concerned are 7th graders with their health?
In the world today, there is much concern about being healthy. This is especially important with adolescents, because what they do now will set a pattern for their health habits later in life. If they are not very healthy, this can lead to disease and other complications. Still, many teenagers do not pay much attention their health habits. This experiment was conducted to really see how conce
Does eating your breakfast help you perform better in school?
The purpose of the present research was to determine whether a positive relationship exists between eating breakfast before school and school performance. Ninety-six psychology students from Loyola University New Orleans took part in the study.
Are ants picky over their food? Do they have any preference?
The purpose of this experiment was to determine which flavor ants are most attracted to.
What is fermentation technology and how can this be demonstrated with yeast?
The purpose of this experiment is to observe the results of cellular respiration of yeasts, using grape sugar as a substrate and yielding carbon dioxide and ethanol.
Why do bakers use yeast to bake breads?
One thing you'll learn in this experiment is that yeast does, in fact, produce carbon dioxide gas.
What is baking powder and what is it used for?
Many recipes call simply for baking soda rather than baking powder. Usually these recipes use some kind of liquid acid like buttermilk or yogurt to react with the baking soda to produce the bubbles.
How to store bread safely
This experiment was conducted to find out what conditions will help prevent bread becoming moldy. The bread was kept in different environments to observe the time taken for the mold to appear.
Effectiveness of ginger against motion sickness
This science fair project was performed to find out the effect of ginger on motion sickness. The science project was done by comparing the effect of motion sickness on participants before and after eating ginger candy.