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

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