denisita13
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Bacteria in Yogurt

Postby denisita13 » Wed Jan 09, 2019 9:00 am

Hi,
I am helping my student with his science fair project where he will measure the amount of bacteria that different brands of yogurt contain.
Our question is related to independent and dependent variables. Is the brand of yogurt the independent variable and the amount of bacteria the dependent variable?

Thank you so much for your help.

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Re: Bacteria in Yogurt

Postby MadelineB » Wed Jan 09, 2019 3:59 pm

Hello and welcome to Science Buddies;
Take a look at the "Variables" section in the Science Fair Project Guide:
https://www.sciencebuddies.org/science- ... ience-fair

Let us know if you have more questions!


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