Like this study set? Create a free account to save it.

Sign up for an account

Already have a Quizlet account? .

Create an account

independent variable

variable that is changed in an experiment

dependent variable

the variable that is measured in an experiment


A value that does not change


a standard against which other conditions can be compared in a scientific experiment

qualatative data

descriptions, rather than numbers

quantative data

Data that can be measured in numbers


idea that explains something and is supported by data


A scientific procedure carried out according to certain guidelines


a summary of the results of the experiment and a statement of how the results relate to the hypothesis


the process of interpretating data from an experiment

x axis

the horizontal line on a graph

y axis

the vertical line on a graph

bar graph

a chart with bars whose lengths are proportional to quantities

pie graph

A graph that best shows part of a whole

Line graph

A graph that uses line segments to show changes that occur over time

data table

a grid that displays the data plotted in a chart

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions and try again


Reload the page to try again!


Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

Voice Recording