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scientific method

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Control
The______ is the part of an experiment that is not being tested and is used for comparison.
Processes
The _______ describes the steps you use during an experiment.
Conclusion
After an experiment, scientists write a _____ which summarizes their experiment and results.
Scientific method
The _______ _______ is a process used by scientists to find answers to questions or solve a problem.
Independent
The _______ variable is the part of the experiment that is being tested or the part that is changed by the person doing the experiment.
Hypothesis
The _______ is an educated guess.
Graphs
Scientists use their data to make charts and ______ to communicate the results of an experiment.
Experiment
After the scientist makes a hypothesis, They perform an ______ to collect data.
Problem
The first step of the scientific method is to define or identify the ________.
Error
Sometimes scientists make a mistake, or ________ and need to do an experiment again.
Dependent
The _______ variable is the part of the experiment that is affected by the independent variable.
Analyze
After the experiment, scientists organize and ______ the data.
Data
The information collected during an experiment is called _______.
Observations
Scientists make _______ to help them make a hypothesis or collect data during an experiment.