Vocab for Chapter One
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The commonly used temperature scale in science.
The set of skills used to solve problems in an orderly way.
Any information that we gather by using our senses.
An activity that is designed to test a hypothesis.
A statement that explains a group of related observations.
The basic unit of mass in the metric system.
A commonly used unit of volume in the metric system.
An observation made by comparing something to a standard.
The basic unit of length or distance in the metric system.
Any factor in an experiment that affects the results of the experiment.
A general statement based on hypotheses that have been tested many times.