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B1 Ch 2 Lesson 2-4

Scientific Literacy, Scientists and Society, Careers

Scientific literacy The knowledge and understanding of scientific terms and principles required for evaluating information, making personal decisions, and taking part in public affairs.
Evidence Observations and conclusions that have been repeated.
Opinion An idea about a situation that is not supported by evidence.
Controversy A public disagreement between groups with different views
Life Science The study of living things, including plants, animals, and microscopic life forms.
Earth and Space Science The study of Earth and its place in the universe.
Physical Science The study of energy, motion, sound, light, electricity, magnetism, and chemistry.
Created by: Juchrin