HMHS Physics: Ch 1: Fundamental Skills

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The science of matter and energy and of interactions between the two, grouped in traditional fields such as acoustics, optics, mechanics, thermodynamics, and electromagnetism.
to estimate (the value of a variable) within the tabulated or observed range
The observed result of a variable being manipulated
a relationship that gives a hyperbolic graph
Established mathematical quantity used to shift from one system to another.
A relationship between two variables such that one is proportional to a power of the other
An orderly technique of investigation that is supposed to account for scientific progress
the horizontal axis in a plane coordinate system
Metric standard of measurement
An inverse or negative relationship is a mathematical relationship in which one variable decreases as another increases
is a relationship between two variables in which change in one variable is associated with a change in the other variable in the same direction
The system devised around the convenience of the number ten. It is the world's most widely used system of measurement
a concise verbal or mathematical statement of a relation that expresses a fundamental principle of science that is viewed to hold tru universally
The variable being manipulated or changed
A method of converting units within a measurement system
an expression or a proposition, often algebraic, asserting the equality of two quantities
those digits that carry meaning reflecting the accuracy of their measurement
A tentative explanation for an observation, phenomenon, or scientific problem that can be tested by further investigation
The system of measurement most commonly used in the United States
the process of obtaining the magnitude of a quantity. It answers the general question,'how many'
Standard of measurement
the vertical axis in a plane coordinate system
The rise-over-run of an invisible line that is the 'best fit' line through the previous n data points
A set of statements or principles devised to explain a group of facts or phenomena, especially one that has been repeatedly tested
numerical short-hand which uses powers of ten as a simplified way of expressing numerical values
approximating the solution based on significant figures
representation of something (sometimes on a smaller scale) or a hypothetical description of a complex entity or process
to estimate (the value of a variable) outside the tabulated or observed range

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