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Scientific Explanati

Science a branch of knowledge or study dealing with a body of facts or truths systematically arranged and showing the operation of general laws
Observation an act or instance of regarding attentively or watching.
Inference the process of arriving at some conclusion that, though it is not logically derivable from the assumed premises, possesses some degree of probability relative to the premises.
Hypothesis a mere assumption or guess
Prediction an instance of this; prophecy.
Technology the sum of the ways in which social groups provide themselves with the material objects of their civilization
Scientific theory In theoretical physics, M-theory is a new limit of string theory in which 11 dimensions of space time may be identified
Scientific law a phenomenon of nature that has been proven to invariably occur whenever certain conditions exist or are met; also, a formal statement about such a phenomenon; also called natural law
Critical thinking the mental process of actively and skillfully conceptualizing, applying, analyzing, synthesizing, and evaluating information to reach an answer or conclusion
Description a statement, picture in words, or account that describes; descriptive representation
Explanation something that explains; a statement made to clarify something and make it understandable; exposition
SI the syllable used for the seventh tone of a scale and sometimes for the tone B.
Accuracy the condition or quality of being true, correct, or exact; freedom from error or defect; precision or exactness; correctness.
Precision the state or quality of being precise
Variable apt or liable to vary or change; changeable
Dependent variable a variable in a functional relation whose value is determined by the values assumed by other variables in the relation, as y in the relation
Independent variable a variable in a functional relation whose value determines the value or values of other variables, as x in the relation y = 3 x 2 . Compare dependent variable
Constants not changing or varying; uniform; regular; invariable
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