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Resources (81-100 of 334)

  1. Diversity Indices: Shannon's H and E

    15 Feb 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Lou Gross1, Monica Beals1, Susan Harrell1

    University of Tennessee Knoxville

    This module introduces Shannon's diversity index in the context of understanding how to mathematically measure the species diversity in a community. It is intended for an introductory biology...

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1059/?v=1

  2. Diversity Indices: Simpson's D and E

    15 Feb 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Lou Gross1, Monica Beals1, Susan Harrell1

    University of Tennessee Knoxville

    This module introduces Simpson's diversity index in the context of understanding how to mathematically measure the species diversity in a community. It is intended for an introductory biology...

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1058/?v=1

  3. DNA and Knot Theory

    15 Feb 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Lou Gross1, Monica Beals1, Susan Harrell1

    University of Tennessee Knoxville

    This module introduces knot theory in the context of understanding the packing of DNA. It is intended for an introductory biology audience.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1047/?v=1

  4. DNA Subway Learning Resources

    18 Oct 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Jason Williams

    DNA Learning Center

    DNA Subway is a NIBLSE Recommended resource. This is a collection of learning resources associated with DNA Subway.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/164/?v=2

  5. DNA Subway Learning Resources

    16 Oct 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Jason Williams

    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

    DNA Subway is a NIBLSE Recommended resource. This is a collection of learning resources associated with DNA Subway.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/164/?v=1

  6. Do urban yards serve as a refuge for native land snail species?

    24 May 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Kathryn Elizabeth Perez

    University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

    This module contains a series of take-home activities to prepare students to analyze their own dataset collected in lab.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/597/?v=1

  7. Doubling Time of Tumors

    11 Jan 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Lou Gross1, Monica Beals1, Susan Harrell1

    University of Tennessee Knoxville

    This module introduces the calculation of potential doubling time of tumorous cells in the context of understanding the growth of a population of the cells. It is intended for an introductory...

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/983/?v=1

  8. Drivers of Avian Local Species Richness: Continental-Scale Gradients, Regional Landscape, or Local Land Cover?

    05 Jan 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Tom Langen

    Clarkson University

    Experiment included in Teaching Issues and Experiments in Ecology (TIEE) Volume 8

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/269/?v=1

  9. Efficiency of ATP Prodution

    11 Jan 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Lou Gross1, Monica Beals1, Susan Harrell1

    University of Tennessee Knoxville

    This module introduces the efficiency of ATP production in the context of understanding glycolysis and endergonic reactions. It is intended for an introductory biology audience.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/980/?v=1

  10. Electrical and chemical communication in the nervous system

    31 Aug 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Patrick Cafferty

    Emory University

    This activity guides students through an online tutorial to examine the electrical and chemical communication of neurons.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1405/?v=1

  11. Energy Absorbed from Light During Photosynthesis

    11 Jan 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Lou Gross1, Monica Beals1, Susan Harrell1

    University of Tennessee Knoxville

    This module introduces how energy absorption from light is affected by the wavelengths in the context of understanding photosynthesis. It is intended for an introductory biology audience.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/981/?v=1

  12. Environment-Richness Relationships in Ephemeral and Permanent Wetlands: Guided Inquiry with Graph Interpretation (Abstract) | TIEE

    12 Jun 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Amanda M Little

    University of Wisconsin-Stout

    An introduction to linear models using plant and animal richness-environment relationships in ephemeral ponds and permanent wetlands.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/384/?v=1

  13. Environmental Drivers of Ecosystem Carbon Fluxes from Minutes to Years

    11 Jun 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Christopher Gough1, Cindee Giffen2, Thomas W Woodward1

    1. Virginia Commonwealth University 2. University of Michigan

    Students build on fundamental concepts of ecosystem production and carbon cycling, combining this knowledge with open long-term data from ecological and meteorological networks to uncover the...

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/571/?v=1

  14. Environmental Justice and Freshwater Resources

    10 Jan 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Adriana Perez1, Jill Schneiderman2, Meg Stewart, Joshua Villalobos3

    1. Dona Ana Community College 2. Vassar College 3. El Paso Community College

    This module enables students to identify the freshwater components of the hydrologic cycle and connect them to the basic need of all human beings for equal access to clean freshwater.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/276/?v=1

  15. Enzymes and the Rate of Chemical Reactions

    15 Feb 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Lou Gross1, Monica Beals1, Susan Harrell1

    University of Tennessee Knoxville

    This module introduces rates of reactions in the context of understanding how enzymes affect chemical reactions. It is intended for an introductory biology audience.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1043/?v=1

  16. Estimating Tree Heights: Right Triangle Trigonometry

    15 Feb 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Lou Gross1, Monica Beals1, Susan Harrell1

    University of Tennessee Knoxville

    This module introduces basic trigonometry calculations in the context of understanding tree height calculations. It is intended for an introductory biology audience.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1060/?v=1

  17. Evolution in Darwin's Finches: Using Darwin's Theory of Evolution by Natural Selection postulates to evaluate evidence of evolution

    07 Mar 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Kaitlin Bonner

    St. John Fisher College

    Students evaluate evidence for evolution of Darwin's finches using authentic research data sets collected by Peter and Rosemary Grant.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/397/?v=1

  18. Evolutionary Ecophysiology swirl lesson

    23 Jan 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Nadia Aubin-Horth

    Université Laval

    Uses swirl to walk students through how to use R and analyze their own data.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1023/?v=1

  19. Exam Reflective Writing Activities (4 different prompts)

    28 May 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Polly Parks

    El Camino College

    This is an extended version of Reflective Writing activities to use before 4 different exams.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1242/?v=1

  20. Examining human impacts on tusk evolution in elephants using authentic research data

    17 May 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Kaitlin Bonner

    St. John Fisher College

    In this activity students explore and analyze real, authentic research data paired with HHMI’s “Selection for Tuskless Elephants” video in a hands-on investigation of human impacts on elephant...

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1220/?v=1