Unit 0 - Scientific Processes
Terms in this set (14)
Facts, figures, and other evidence gathered through observations.
Data in the form of words
Data that is in numbers
The act of noticing and describing events or processes in a careful, orderly way.
A conclusion reached on the basis of evidence and reasoning
a procedure carried out to gather data about an object or event
something that stays the same
In an experiment, the standard that is used for comparison
The curved upper surface of a liquid in a tube
a scientific procedure undertaken to make a discovery, test a hypothesis, or demonstrate a known fact.
A testable prediction, often implied by a theory
A logical statement about what will happen if the hypothesis is correct.
The measurable effect, outcome, or response in which the research is interested.
variable that is changed or manipulated