Radical Radish Questions: 

  1. What effect did radiation have on the height of the seedlings?
  2. What effect did the radiation have on the appearance of the seedlings?
  3. How did the radiation affect the ability of the seeds to grow? Support your answer with data from your experiment?
  4. Explain how radiation affect the cells and led to the effects you observed.
  5. Describe any differences you observe in the leaves and stems.
  6. Why might some of these mutations be useful in future ecosystems? (shorter plants, straight stems, flat leaves, colored leaves and stems)
  7. Do you think evolution is important to plants? 
  8. I did this lab to learn... This lab made me wonder...