Vocabulary of the Scientific Method

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Can you name the key terms that relate to the scientific method?

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an attitude of doubt
the SI prefix that means 1/100
a kind of variable that the scientist has to make sure doesn't change during an experiment
what km is the abbreviation for
an observation that uses numbers to describe
a system of measurement used by all scientists (based on the number 10)
a relationship that explains a series of observations (and it must be testable)
the steps scientists use to create explanations based on the evidence they gather
an observation that does not use numbers to describe
what cm is the abbreviation for
a kind of variable that could change as a result of a purposeful change
a quick explanation of what you observe (that you might assume is true)
a kind of variable that the scientist changes on purpose in an experiment
an aspect of an experiment that is able to change
the use of your senses to gather information
the SI prefix that means 1000
understanding basic scientific terms and principles
the SI prefix that means 1/1000
a well-tested explanation for a wide range of ideas or results
evidence gathered through observations (especially during experiments)
an explanation of what you think might happen in the future
a desire for a certain outcome
its formula is distance divided by time
what m is the abbreviation for
a metaphor to remind scientists that a procedure must be very clear and detailed
what mm is the abbreviation for

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