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An organized way (scientific method) of studing things and finding answers to questions.

3 main branches of Science

Physical Science
Earth Science
Life Science

Physical Science

the study of matter and energy

Earth Science

the study of the Earth, rocks, oceans, volcanoes, earthquakes etc...

Life Science

the study of living things

Scientific Method

is a way to utilize a systematic aproach to problem solving.

Steps of the Scientific Method

state the problem, gather information through observations, form a hypothesis, perform an experiment, record an analyzed result, and draw a conclusion.

Safety rules in a lab

always wear goggles, follow directions, don't perform unauthorized experiments, if something spills tell a teacher, don't heat liquid in a closed container, hold back of hand to container to measure heat, waft fumes to you don't sniff, keep lids closed when not using, don't eat or drink in a lab, clean up after yourself, wash hands and always treat organisms with respect.

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