Selective Breeding in Maize

Maize data chart

Summary

Researchers performed the longest-running, controlled artificial selection experiment to study whether they could increase the protein concentration of maize (corn) by selective breeding.

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Curriculum Connections:

NGSS (2013) LS
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AP Biology (2015)
1.A.2, 1.A.4, SP5, SP6
AP Environmental Science (2013)
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IB Biology (2016)
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IB Environmental Systems and Societies (2017)
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Common Core (2010)
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Vision and Change (2009)
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