Scientific method notes
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Knowledge of thr ohysical world gained through observations and experiments.
Opinions without proof to back them up.
An experiment that has been confirmed many times
Using the 5 senses to notice the world around
Developing a logical conclusion based on observations
An educated guess or prediction about the relationship between the two variables.
Also called manipulated variable factor that is intentionally varied in an experiment.
Also called responding variable, the factor that is measured or recorded in the experiment.
Group that is the standard comparison, possibly a no treatment group.
The group that is being tested or manipulated in an experiment.
Factors that stay the same in an experiment
Factual information based on observations
An explanation based on facts that have been repeatedly confirmed
Series of steps used to investigate a natural occurrence