IL.11. Inquiry and Design: Understand the processes of scientific inquiry and technological design to investigate questions, conduct experiments and solve problems.
11.A. Know and apply the concepts, principles and processes of scientific inquiry.
11.A.3c. Collect and record data accurately using consistent measuring and recording techniques and media.
11.A.3e. Use data manipulation tools and quantitative (e.g., mean, mode, simple equations) and representational methods (e.g., simulations, image processing) to analyze measurements.
IL.12. Concepts and Principles: Understand the fundamental concepts, principles and interconnections of the life, physical and earth/space sciences.
12.C. Know and apply concepts that describe properties of matter and energy and the interactions between them.
12.C.3a. Explain interactions of energy with matter including changes of state and conservation of mass and energy.
12.E. Know and apply concepts that describe the features and processes of the Earth and its resources.
12.E.3c. Evaluate the biodegradability of renewable and nonrenewable natural resources.