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5 Matching questions

  1. science
  2. 4 major goals of science
  3. general
  4. control
  5. understanding
  1. a combines empiricism with logical thought; science works; systematic observation as opposed to casual observation
  2. b knowing the particular sequence of causal events
  3. c prediction, explanation, understanding, control
  4. d over that phenomenon
  5. e the aim is to understand overall patterns of events. The larger the scope that is explained, the more useful the explanation is.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. scientists use inductive and deductive logic to achieve their goals. Theories must not contain logical inconsistencies
  2. as time passes, new evidence may be expected to revises existing ways of thinking about a phenomenon
  3. descriptions of observations must be sufficiently detailed that other scientists will be able to replicate the observations
  4. scientists must be specific about the methods of measurement used to investigate a given phenomenon
  5. Experience, authority, science

5 True/False questions

  1. experiencecombines empiricism with logical thought; science works; systematic observation as opposed to casual observation

          

  2. predictionforetelling the future

          

  3. questions that are difficult to answer by scientific studyo Should media do something more than merely distribute whatever content will earn them the greatest profits in the shortest time?
    o Should media become involved in identifying and solving social problems?

          

  4. deterministicscientists must be specific about the methods of measurement used to investigate a given phenomenon

          

  5. authoritythe aim is to understand overall patterns of events. The larger the scope that is explained, the more useful the explanation is.

          

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