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    The purpose of the lab was to observe the environmental impact on the behavior of pill bugs (Armadillidium vulgare) by using the steps of the scientific method. . We placed two pill bugs in an enclosed space and recorded the amount of time they spent in two categories of living spaces: hard rocks or soft sphagnum moss. Despite predicting that they would have a preference for a softer area, both pill bugs spent more of their time in the rocks than in the moss. This suggests that Armadillidium vulgare has a preference towards environments with hard surfaces over soft ones, possibly due to factors like light or surface area. However, certain experimental errors such as material density and poor handling may have skewed the accuracy of results. Introduction…

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    The purpose of this experiment was to be able to identify certain substances that the Armadillidium vulgare is attracted to or would be likely to move towards. The substances were three different liquids and three different solids. Another purpose of the lab was to learn the characteristics of an Armadillidium vulgare also known as a pillbug (Mader, 2013). The main topic was based on whether the pillbug would be attracted to certain substances, and the reason they’re attracted to it. The…

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    The animal I chose for my essay is the Kodkod. It is found in many places but we will focus on the Deciduous Forest the southern part of the coastal Andes.This is the smallest cat and survives in the wild. The biome the Kodkod lives is the Deciduous forest. It can be found in Canada, Europe, parts of Russia, China and Japan but we will focus on the Southern part of the Coastal Andes. The climate can be 46.4 to 86 degrees fahrenheit.The weather is often warm,moist and sunny. There are other 2…

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    Pill Bugs Research Paper

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    Pill bugs name is woodlouse. Climate change will have an effect on animals, plants, and humans. With climate change rising many animals are going to get extinct in the future. Pill bugs are small animals that can live under rocks, and when you catch one they always tend to rolled up into a small ball. Their body temperature has to match with the environment that they live on. Pill bugs always like to come out during the night because they preferred moist and dark places. Temperature is important…

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    Sodium Vulgare Lab Report

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    Dr. Philip The Effect of Relative Humidity on Water Loss in Armadillidium vulgare Introduction We suspected that relative humidity had an effect on water loss in live Armadillidium vulgare, to test this we did an experiment with them in desiccators set with different relative humidity’s. Armadillidium vulgare (isopod) or pill bug need a habitat with a damp surface so that they do not dry out and die. To keep them from dying when we are not using them in experiments they are kept in a container…

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