Education Technology

Like Moths Around a Flame

Published on 06/09/2008

Activity Overview

In this activity, students will examine the historical natural selection model of peppered moths. Students will use the calculator to enhance their understanding of the model by analyzing patterns in long-term data of light colored and dark colored moth populations.

Key Steps

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    Students input data from the chart into lists.

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    Students then create scatter plots and graph the data in order to answer questions.