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Science

Derived from the Latin term "to know."

Data

Facts, figures, and other evidence gathered through observations.

Classification

Grouping things based on their similarities.

Life Science

The study of living things.

Inference

An interpretation based on observation or prior knowledge.

Hypothesis

A possible answer to a scientific question.

Technology

Modifications to the natural world to meet needs or to solve problems.

Models

Representations of objects or systems.

Observing

Using your senses to gather information

Predicting

Forecasting what will happen in the future based on past experience or evidence.

Qualitative Observation

An observation that deals with characteristics rather than with numbers.

Quantitative Observation

An observation that deals with a number or amount.

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