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science Science is the investigation and exploration of natural events and of the new information that results from those investigations.
observation Observations- the results of using one or more of your senses to gather information and taking note of what occurs.
inference An inference is a logical explanation for an observation that can be tested by scientific investigations.
hypothesis Hypothesis- a possible explanation for an observation that can be tested by scientific investigations.
prediction A prediction is a statement of what will happen next in a sequence of events.
scientific theory A scientific theory is an explanation of observations or events that is based on knowledge gained from many observations and investigations.
scientific law A scientific law is a rule that describes a repeatable pattern in nature.
technology Technology is the practical use for scientific knowledge, especially for industrial or commercial use.
critical thinking Critical thinking is comparing what you already know with the information you are given in order to decide whether you agree with it.
description A description is a spoken or written summary of observations.
explanation An explanation is an interpretation of observations.
International System of Units (SI) The internationally accepted system of measurements is the International System of Units (SI).
scientific notation Scientific notation- a method of writing or displaying very small or very large numbers in a short form.
percent error Percent error is the expression of error as a percentage of the accepted value.
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