24 terms

marine bio

control set
experiment that does not contain valuable
deductive reasoning
specific statement can be derived
experimental set
experiment that contains experimental variable
explanation for observed events that can be tested
experimental variable
factor in experiment can be altered but not eh controlled group
inductive reasoning
process where explanation is derived
marine biology
study of living organisms and their interactions with each other
observational science
hypothesis is denied or supported based on observation
study of oceans and their phenomena
ocean productivity
production of organic matter by photosynthetic or chemo synthetic matter
organisms that flow through oceans current
scientific method
pattern of gathering and analyzing information
experimental support of observation made
Charles Darwin
Father of Theory of Evolution
Victor Hensen
German zoologist who laid the foundation of oceanography
Anderson school of NH
built to facilitate study of natural history
Alexander Agassiz
specialist in marine ichthyology
Challenger Expedition
criss corssed this seas
developed scheme of classification
Pliny the Elder
primarily worked on terrestrial organisms
Sir Alistar Hardy
lead expeditions to Antarctica
Charles Wyville
studied plankton
lead expeditions to antarctic seas
Edward Forbes
thought organisms could not survive great depths