Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.

By signing up, I agree to StudyStack's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards

Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Sci Method


observation is using one or more of your senses to directly gather information or indirectly through the use of technology
data is observations and measurements recorded during an experiment
inference is using new information and what you already know to reason as to what is happening
prediction making a forecast of what will happen in the future based on past experiences or evidence
scientific method a series of step used to solve problems
hypothesis a possible explanation or answer to a question that can be tested
theory is a general explanation based on several hypotheses and a large amount of data
law is a summary of many experimental results and observations.
experiment an organized process to test a hypothesis
variable any factor that changes in an experiment
control used as a standard for comparison to see if the independent variable is actually having an effect
conclusion judgement based on the results of an experiment, decide if the hypothesis is supported or not supported by the experiment
model a pattern, plan, representation, or description designed to show the structure or workings of an object, system, or concept
Created by: 13softballs