the outcome factor; the variable that may change in response to manipulations of the independent variable
the experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable whose effect is being studied
in an experiment, a group that serves as a standard of comparison with another group to which the control group is identical except for one factor
variables in an experiment that are kept the same throughout the experiment.
conditions that stay the same in the experiment
the things that are not kept the same in an experiment
in an experiment, the group that is exposed to the treatment, that is, to one version of the independent variable.
a type of graph in which the lengths of bars are used to represent and compare data in categories
a graph that best shows part of a whole
A graph that uses line segments to show changes that occur over time
a task performed or problem solved in order to develop skill or understanding
the act of representing something (usually on a smaller OR larger scale)
A graphic organizer that shows a proposition and support or problem and solution relationship.
involves using knowledge and thinking skills to evaluate evidence and explanations
a method of investigation involving observation and theory to test scientific hypotheses
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible answer to a scientific question
descriptive data; Information describing color, odor, shape, or some other physical characteristic
a collection of facts from which conclusions may be drawn
the act of conducting a controlled test or investigation
a position or opinion or judgment reached after consideration
Possible values form an entire interval along the number line; data that connects/relates to each other data point; change over time; line graph data
A collection of data or facts that are not connected or are not continuous; one set of data does not connect or depend on another set of data; have only a certain number of values; bar graph and pie graph information
good data table title
Data table of showing/of data that is on the x axis (IV) and data that is on the y-axis (DV)
good scientific graph title
Type of graph showing/of data that is on the y axis (DV) vs. data that is on the x axis (IV)
a drawing illustrating the relations between certain quantities plotted with reference to a set of axes
A chart of rows and columns for recording information.
factors that can change in an experiment