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Natural Science - Year II

Unit 67: Systems and States

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Homework for Unit 67


This Unit's Homework Page History Lecture Science Lecture Lab Parents' Notes

Homework for Unit 67: Systems and States

Reading due before our discussion:

History Web Lecture: Toward a General Systems Theory

Science Web Lecture: Systems Science

PARENT NOTES

Chat Preparation Essay

Log into the Moodle, click on the Natural Science II course link, and then on the forum link in session 31, Unit 67. Post your response to the forum and read any other posts.

How does viewing nature as a set of systems change the way we do scientific investigations of natural phenomena? What are the advantages and disadvantages of this approach?


Mastery Exercise

Log into the Moodle (if you are challenged, use your own Scholars Online userid and password), click on the master exercise for the unit, and attempt the mastery exercise at least once before chat. Bring any questions you have to chat. Then return and attempt the exercise as many times as necessary to achieve an 85% or better score.


Lab Exercise

Lab Instructions: Complete the Design a Simple Program lab.

Labs are within two weeks of the discussion section; the extra time should allow you to find equipment or materials. Post your lab results to the class Lab forum, in the appropriate thread.


Unit Quiz

Take the quiz for this unit. Notice the times the quiz opens and when it closes and be sure that you complete it on time! [Remember that you must first complete the Mastery Exercise with a score of 85% or better in order to take the quiz.]