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A Biblical Worldview for the beginning of the physical world includes...
the idea that God spoke and fashioned everything into existence
God gave man this role in His created world
"EarthKeepers;" to be caretakers or wise stewards; studying science helps us to be better caretakers
In the sequence of creation events, Day 1 included...
the creation of light/separation of light and dark
In the sequence of creation events, Day 2 included...
the separation of waters above and waters below - sky
In the sequence of creation events, Day 3 included...
the gathering of the waters to make oceans, the forming of dry land and creating all kinds of plants
In the sequence of creation events, Day 4 included...
Twinkle, twinkle little stars! The sun, moon, and stars
In the sequence of creation events, Day 5 included...
the creation of the birds of the air and the fish of the sea
In the sequence of creation events, Day 6 included...
the creation of the land animals and man was made in God's image
In the sequence of creation events, Day 7 included...
Nap time! God rested after all of the work He had done.
In theistic evolution, where did man come from?
He evolved from a lower life animal. Are you related to a monkey?
Examples of protecting and stewarding God's creation would include...
Protecting fresh water sources; preserving wildernesses; saving endangered animals; protecting animal habitats; can you think of others?
Should Christians be involved in science studies, even if some scientists believe in evolution?
Yes, indeed! As believers we have the responsibility to know and care for God's created world; we have the opportunity to be "moral compasses" - to influence the direction that "science" goes
"Knock on wood," "Step on a crack" and "13" are examples of...
Superstitions. Do you believe in luck? why or why not?
To think critically about Science, a statement such as "Ostriches are weird birds" would be an example of a) observation b) value judgment c) biblical truth d) historical fact
Value judgment - It's your opinion!
It's a mystery...remember "The Blind Men and the Elephant"? Observations which are made without directly seeing are called...
"I am Kingdom!" List the steps of scientific classification in order...
Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus, Species
A bear's "scientific name", such as Urus horriblis , includes what two steps of the classification system?
The genus and species names
Classification enhances or helps with clarification and ____________ with scientists all over the world. (What picture comes to mind for "cat"?)
Clear, concise, precise communication
What are 3 benefits of classification?
Makes it easier to deal with lots and lots of info; makes it easier to see comparisons and characteristics; saves time, stress, money; makes it easier to locate info.
The steps that scientists follow when they investigate problems or try to answer questions is called....
The Scientific Method
Name in order the Steps of the Scientific Method.
1. State the problem. 2. Research/form a hypothesis. 3. Experiment/collect data. 4. Analyze/draw conclusions. 5. Communicate.
When conducting an experiement, the factor that always stays the same is called the __________.
Control; the one that changes is the variable.
To validate or verify the results of an experiment, it is important to _______ the experiment several times.
Proving a hypothesis incorrect means...
the results did not support the scientist's educated guess. It does not mean that it was a wrong hypothesis or bad experiment.
To practice lab safety, what should students do?
1. Listen and follow directions carefully 2. Refrain from horseplay 3. Do only the experiment given by the instructor
Because accidents can happen unexpectedly, students should...
1. Be intentional with safety (what does intentional mean?) 2. Read all directions before starting a lab 3. Know where the first aid equipment is located
It is important to remember that the many instruments and pieces of equipment used in science investigations are tools, NOT...
Three pieces of safety equipment located in the lab are...
Power-shower, fire extinguishers, rubber gloves, goggles, phone, exit plans
To properly detect or observe by smelling, one should _________ the molecules toward the nose.
Waft or wave (not lean over and whiff!).
To be able to read the Roman numerals on a $1.00 bill, one might use a...
Hand lens or magnifying glass
The tiny piece of plastic covering the drop of water on a wet mount slide is called the...
Give 3 rules for the appropriate storage of the microscope.
Carry only one at a time. Carry with two hands. Store on low power. Move the stage all the way down. Wrap the cord securely. Place cover on top.
A consistent unit of measure is called a...
Standard (so that a foot is 12 inches...not the length of your foot!)
In the metric system, the prefix meaning 1/100 is __________.
Centi- could be centimeter, centiliter, or centigram
The distance from the equator to the North Pole divided into 10 million eequal parts is equivalent to the...
Advantages for the Metric System include...
1. Conversions are based on 10 2. Recognized by scientists all over the world 3. Used by major countries of the world (except US)
Studying the physical world created by God gives students the opportunity to...
1.Observe God's handiwork 2. Be amazed at God's wisdom in His creative works 3. Become aware of how to care for the physical world
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