The Nature of Science
They are often like detectives that are trying to solve a mystery
An educated guess
Is to preform problem-solving procedures
A process of observing, studying, and thinking about things in your world to gain knowledge
The study of Earth and space.
The different factors that can change in an experiment.
Variables that you change.
example-The different brands of dishwashing liquid.
The variables that do not change in an experiment.
example-the amount of dishwashing liquid used in the experiment.
The variable behing measured
example-How much grease is on the towel after you clean it.
A standard to which your result can be compared
example-like the same # of greasy dishes.
The use of scientific discoveries for practical purposes.
example-like a car, stove, and etc.
What Is Scientific Notation?
Identify a problem
Test the hypotheses
Analyze the results
Draw a conclusion