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General Science 1

week 1 vocabulary

analyze Think about the different parts of a problem or situation to figure out how it is related to the whole.
conclusion An explanation of the results of an experiment.
data The results or information that you get from doing a scientific experiment.
empirical evidence Information acquired by observation or experimentation.
experiment A procedure carried out under controlled conditions in order to discover an unknown effect or law, to test or establish a hypothesis, or to illustrate a known law. Simply, the process of testing.
hypothesis An educated guess that is used for experiments; it must be tested in order to figure out whether it is true or false.
observation An act or the power of seeing or taking notice of something.
scientific model A systematic description of an object or phenomenon that shares important characteristics with the object or phenomenon. Simply, A set of steps that describes how scientific investigations are performed.
repetition The act of doing or performing again. Simply, repeating.
replication The action or process of reproducing or duplicating. Simply, copying.
procedure The methods, or steps taken, to perform an experiment.
results The outcome of an analyzes and/or experiment.
Created by: MsKovalcik