ERIC Number: EJ716570
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Feb-1
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Exploring the Taxonomy of Oaks and Related Tree Species
McMaster, Robert T.
American Biology Teacher, v66 n2 p137 Feb 2004
A lab in Eastern North America conducted a study to determine the taxonomic relationship between deciduous trees and several species of oaks by calculating the similarity index of all species to be studied. The study enabled students to classify the different species of oaks according to their distinct characteristics.
Descriptors: Forestry, Classification, Laboratories, Scientific Research, Scientific Concepts, Identification
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: North America