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An inverse or negative relationship is a mathematical relationship in which one variable decreases as another increases | |

The science of matter and energy and of interactions between the two, grouped in traditional fields such as acoustics, optics, mechanics, thermodynamics, and electromagnetism. | |

a concise verbal or mathematical statement of a relation that expresses a fundamental principle of science that is viewed to hold tru universally | |

A method of converting units within a measurement system | |

A set of statements or principles devised to explain a group of facts or phenomena, especially one that has been repeatedly tested | |

representation of something (sometimes on a smaller scale) or a hypothetical description of a complex entity or process | |

A tentative explanation for an observation, phenomenon, or scientific problem that can be tested by further investigation | |

An orderly technique of investigation that is supposed to account for scientific progress | |

the process of obtaining the magnitude of a quantity. It answers the general question,'how many' | |

The system of measurement most commonly used in the United States | |

Metric standard of measurement | |

to estimate (the value of a variable) outside the tabulated or observed range | |

a relationship that gives a hyperbolic graph | |

The observed result of a variable being manipulated | |