Life Cycle - Organisms (3B)

PROBLEM: How can you tell one arthropod from another?


PROCEDURE: Sort the insects and try to identify them using the worksheet. Describe the head, body and appendages. Fill in the information below.

insect name






Look at the brine shrimp under the microscope. Draw what you see on the back of the lab sheet. Describe what you see. Can you tell the difference between a female and male brine shrimp? How

CONCLUSIONS: What characteristics do all arthropods share? 

Describe how the arthropods are different from each other.



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