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Experiments with animal behavior

Ovid K. Wong

Experiments with animal behavior

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Published by Childrens Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animal behavior -- Experiments -- Juvenile literature,
  • Animals -- Habits and behavior -- Experiments,
  • Experiments

  • About the Edition

    Instructions for a variety of simple experiments examining the reflex, instinctive, and conditioned behavior of such animals as mealworms, fruit flies, and goldfish.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Ovid K. Wong.
    SeriesA New true book
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL751.5 .W66 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination42 p. :
    Number of Pages42
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2403354M
    ISBN 100516012142
    LC Control Number87033779
    OCLC/WorldCa17298836


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