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Conclusion Summarize your results. It either supports or contradicts your hypothesis.
constant Any aspect of an experiment that a researcher intentionally keeps unchanged throughout an experiment.
control Minimize the effects of variables other than the independent variable.
data The recorded information of the experiment
dependent variable A variable whose value depends on that of another.
expermient A scientific procedure to make a discovery and test the hypothesis.
hypothesis An educated guess.
independent variable A variable whose variation doesn't depend on that of another.
interpret Explaining the meaning of information.
magnification The action of magnifying something.
micron Unit of length equal to one millionth of a meter.
placebo A harmless pill for the psychological benefit
plot A graphical technique for representing a data set.
prefix A word, letter or number placed before another.
problem Asking a question about the experiment
resolution solving a problem.
scale Range of numbers
scientific method A method or procedure that has characterized natural science.
systeme international System of weight and measurement
variable Having a fixed power
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