High School / Biology

EKG: Factors that Affect the Heart

Students use an EKG sensor to measure and interpret the electrical activity of the heart muscles.

Supports NGSS Disciplinary Core Idea LS1.A


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EB18_EKG_Factors_that_Affect_the_Heart_S.docx 1.34 MB
EB18_EKG_Factors_that_Affect_the_Heart_S.pdf 639.20 KB

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Featured Equipment

AirLink Interface

This economical interface makes PASPORT sensors cross-platform compatible.

EKG Sensor


A safe, effective and simple way to measure both EKG and heart rate.

EKG Sensor Electrode Patches

EKG Sensor Electrode Patches

Self-adhesive conductive patches designed to be used with EKG Sensors. (one year shelf life).

Many lab activities can be conducted with our Wireless, PASPORT, or even ScienceWorkshop sensors and equipment. For assistance with substituting compatible instruments, contact PASCO Technical Support. We're here to help.

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EKG: Factors that Affect the Heart