Does Mold Grow Faster in the Light or Dark?
Mold is a type of fungus, the spores of which are found in almost every environment, according to Florida Solar Energy Center. Whether mold grows faster in a light or dark environment depends on other environmental factors....
Bread mold grows fastest in areas that are dark, warm and damp. It is possible for
mold to grow in cooler, drier or more brightly lit conditions, but the mold growth ...
May 7, 1997 ... Re: Why is it that bread mold grows quicker in dark, wet and warm conditions? ...
These enzymes work faster when the temperature is higher (as long as it ... Molds
do not need light for normal growth, because they do not ...
... every environment, according to Florida Solar Energy Center. Whether mold
grows faster in a light or dark environment depends on other environmental
At this temperature bread becomes stale three times faster than it would if stored
at ... Unlike plants, which need light to produce food, mold can grow in complete ...
Super simple science section for kids - learn how mold grows. ... SAMPLE 1:
Take a piece of bread and slice it in half (it can be a few days old, ... Leave one
half in the dark (a paper bag or cupboard) and the other half in strong light (
Molds like cool, humid places that are not directly sun lit. Sun light is a good
desinfectant. Molds ... What type of mold grows on bread? How can this molds be
prevented? Why does mold grow on food, and can they make you sick? ... most
rapidly in dark and moist places because their reproduction mechanism works
would have faster mould growth than if kept in bright ... are not dark? How about
a ... plastic containers that let some light in? And what ... take different foods that
readily grow mould (bread and fruit are best) and store them at ... Does the green.
PROBLEM: What conditions make bread mold grow the fastest? ... Enrichment:
What could you do to test to see if mold grows better in light or dark? Write a ...
We are going to perform a mold bread experiment to grow our own mold and find
out whether mold does indeed grow faster at higher temperatures. ... Because the
bags in the freezer and fridge will not be getting much light it is best to cover ...