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# Science: Unit 1

### Unit 1

Question | Answer |
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What are the five main branches of Science? | Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Earth Science, Astronomy. |

What is the definition of zoology? | The study of animals. |

What is the definition of botany? | The study of plants. |

What is the definition of ecology? | The study of the environment. |

What is the definition of ichthyology? | The study of fish. |

Name a Science Rule. | Have long hair tied back. |

What's STS issues? | Science, Technology,and Society. |

What is the definition of Society? | A group of people joined together for a common interest. |

What is the definition of Science? | A process of studying the world around us, as well as a body of knowledge around it. |

What is the definition of Technology | The application of scientific knowledge to solve practical problems. |

Is Science, Technology, and Society related? | Yes. |

What is a quantitative observation? | A measurement or mass of something. |

What is a qualitative observation? | Describes the qualities of something. |

The Metric System is also known as " Le SystÃ¨me International d'unites" However it is also known as the what system? | The SI system. |

What's the base unit and symbol for length/height/distance? | Base Unit:Metre Symbol:m |

What's the base unit and symbol for volume? | Base Unit:Litre Symbol:L |

what's the base unit and symbol for mass? | Base Unit:grams Symbol:g |

What's the base unit and symbol for density? | Base Unit:grams/Litre Symbol:g/L |

What's the base unit and symbol for temperature? | Base Unit:Degrees Celsius Symbol:'C |

What's the base unit and symbol for time? | Base Unit: seconds/minutes/hours/years Symbol:s/min/h/a |

When base unit is too small or too big for the measurement, what do we use? | Prefixes. |

What's the symbol and multiplier for mega? | Multiplier: x1,000,000 Symbol:M |

What's the symbol and multiplier for kilo? | Multiplier: x1,000 Symbol:k |

What's the symbol and multiplier for hecto? | Multiplier: x100 Symbol:h |

What's the symbol and multiplier for deca? | Multiplier: x10 Symbol:da |

What's the symbol and multiplier for the base unit? | Multiplier: x1 Symbol:[none] |

What's the symbol and multiplier for deci? | Multiplier: x0.1 Symbol:d |

What's the symbol and multiplier for centi? | Multiplier: x0.01 Symbol:c |

What's the symbol and multiplier for milli? | Multiplier: x0.001 Symbol:m |

What is the acronym for the prefixes? | King Henry Died By Drinking Chocolate Milk |

Do this equation: 7000 mL = ____ L ? | 7L |

What are variables? | Factors that can influence the outcome of the experiment. |

What's the difference between an experimental variable and just a variable? | Experimental variables are used to experiment the outcome of the experiment. |

What's a hypothesis? | Is your prediction of what's going to happen in your experiment. |

What's the definition of Observing? | To examine or watch carefully. |

What's the definition of Classifying? | To group things together based on similarities. |

What's the definition of Estimating? | To roughly determine the nature or outcome of something. |

What's the definition of Organizing Data? | Putting data together so they can be discussed. |

What's the definition of Recording Info? | Info such as measurements and observations are Data, they can be recorded as notes, tables, etc. |

What's the definition of Analyzing Data? | Examining data and looking for the patterns. |

What's the definition of Interpreting Data? | Explaining the meaning of your Data. |

What's the definition of Measuring? | To give exact info about height, length, mass, volume, and temperature. |

What's the definition of Predicting? | Determining what might happen based on observations. |

What's the definition of Making Inferences? | Explaining things based on observations. |

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