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

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