1. General Model Information

Name: PLANT NEEDS

Acronym: PLANT_NEEDS


Main medium: terrestrial
Main subject: biogeochemistry
Organization level: organism
Type of model: not specified
Main application:
Keywords: plant, nutrients, elements, teaching

Contact:

EduSelf Multimedia Publishers Ltd
82 Park Avenue
Rutherford
New Jersey 07070
USA
Phone: +1 201 507 0030
Fax :
email:

Author(s):

Abstract:

Multimedia module introducing students to the various factors and nutrients required by a plant to enable normal development. The concept of ""limiting factor"" is demonstrated by interactive simulation. The 16 essential elements and nutrients and the role within the plant are presented using a simulated laboratory practical. Colour pictures and graphics are employed to show examples of essential nutrient deficiencies in plants. With narration and music. Supplied with textbook and on-line database.

Author of the abstract:

Centre for Computer-based Learning in Land Use and Environmental Sciences (CLUES)


II. Technical Information

II.1 Executables:

Operating System(s): IBM PC, Mac, PC version requires Windows 3.1, 4 Mb Ram

II.2 Source-code:

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III. Mathematical Information


III.1 Mathematics


III.2 Quantities


III.2.1 Input

III.2.2 Output


IV. References



V. Further information in the World-Wide-Web


VI. Additional remarks


Last review of this document by: 10.August 1997
Status of the document:
last modified by Tobias Gabele Wed Aug 21 21:44:47 CEST 2002

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