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

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