|Presented By||Allendale Columbia School|
|Goal||Find the sugar content of maple trees in different locations|
|Task||Find the circumference of a tree, then the sugar content.|
We are measuring the amount of sugar in maple trees, and comparing that to the circumference of maple trees. We also using the data to collect to see if there is a connection sugar content of maple trees and proximity to land or water.
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|Project Timing||Whenever the temperature is above freezing point in the day and below in the night. It may vary depending on where you live.|
|Materials List||Hydrometer, Buckets, Spout|
|Special Skills||Knowing how to correctly tap trees.|
|Ideal Age Group||Elementary school (6 - 10 years), Middle school (11 - 13 years), High school (14 - 17 years), College, Graduate students, Adults, Families, Seniors|
|Ideal Frequency||Every few days|
|Average Time||Several hours|
|Spend the Time||outdoors|
|Type of Activity||On a hike|
|Tags||cheap, educational, fun, hands-on|
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