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25 terms
8th Grade Science-Scientific Method
dependent variable
constant
meter
scientific law
a variable that is not under the experimenter's control; chan…
not changing or varying; "kept the same"
the metric system base unit for distance or length; equivalen…
a statement that describes an observable occurrence in nature…
dependent variable
a variable that is not under the experimenter's control; chan…
constant
not changing or varying; "kept the same"
10 terms
Scientific Method-8th Grade Science
Step One: Identify the Problem or Ques…
Step Two: Collect Information/Research
Step 3: Form a Hypothesis
Step 4: Test Your Hypothesis-Experiment
State the problem to be solved or question to be answered.
Obtain facts and ideas from books, journals, internet, etc. t…
Based on the information/research you collect, propose a solu…
Describe, design, and conduct an experiment that would give y…
Step One: Identify the Problem or Ques…
State the problem to be solved or question to be answered.
Step Two: Collect Information/Research
Obtain facts and ideas from books, journals, internet, etc. t…
21 terms
science 8th grade scientific method
ask question
form a hypothesis
test hypothesis
collect/analyze data
must be testable
best prediction to answer question
must be measurable
graphing it
ask question
must be testable
form a hypothesis
best prediction to answer question
8 terms
8th Grade Science - Scientific Method
Hypothesis
Control
Variable
Experiment
An educated guess about the solution to a problem; based on o…
In an experiment, the standard that is used for comparison. U…
A factor that can change in an experiment.
An organized process to test a hypothesis.
Hypothesis
An educated guess about the solution to a problem; based on o…
Control
In an experiment, the standard that is used for comparison. U…
8 terms
8th Grade Science - Scientific Method
Hypothesis
Control
Variable
Experiment
An educated guess about the solution to a problem; based on o…
In an experiment, the standard that is used for comparison. U…
A factor that can change in an experiment.
An organized process to test a hypothesis.
Hypothesis
An educated guess about the solution to a problem; based on o…
Control
In an experiment, the standard that is used for comparison. U…
10 terms
8th Grade Science - The Scientific Method
The Scientific Method
Scientific Question
Scientific Research
Hypothesis
A process scientists and others use to make new discoveries
A question that can be answered by gathering evidence
Process of discovery through observations
A statement that can be tested
The Scientific Method
A process scientists and others use to make new discoveries
Scientific Question
A question that can be answered by gathering evidence
23 terms
8th Grade: Science - Scientific Method Vocab
descriptive research
observation
scientific method
qualitative
What is research that answers scientific questions through ob…
What is looking at the world around you which will lead you t…
What is the multi-step process scientists use to solve a prob…
What is the type of observation that deals with description c…
descriptive research
What is research that answers scientific questions through ob…
observation
What is looking at the world around you which will lead you t…
18 terms
8th Grade: Science, Scientific Method, Metric System
Meter
Gram
Liter
Celsius
Metric unit for length
Metric unit for mass
Metric unit for liquid volume
Metric unit for Temperature
Meter
Metric unit for length
Gram
Metric unit for mass
24 terms
science 8th grade scientific method
ask question
form a hypothesis
test hypothesis
collect/analyze data
must be testable
best prediction to answer question
must be measurable
graphing it
ask question
must be testable
form a hypothesis
best prediction to answer question
18 terms
8th Grade Science --- Scientific Method
Science
Scientific Method
Beginning of Scientific Method
Hypothesis
Search for understanding the natural world using inquiry and…
a method used by scientists to solve problems and mysteries i…
ask a question
an educated guess about how things work and most of the time…
Science
Search for understanding the natural world using inquiry and…
Scientific Method
a method used by scientists to solve problems and mysteries i…
16 terms
8th Grade: Science - Scientific Method Flowchart
make observations
state the problem
research
hypothesis
What is the first step in the scientific flowchart?
After making an observation, what is the next step?
What do you need to gather for the experiment ?
What do you form, after gathering the research, using 'if' an…
make observations
What is the first step in the scientific flowchart?
state the problem
After making an observation, what is the next step?
20 terms
Scientific Method Vocabulary - 8th grade
Purpose
Hypothesis
Research
Materials
The reason for doing an experiment. The question that the sci…
An educated guess based on the research and knowledge that th…
Ongoing process of expanding knowledge through reading, obser…
A list of items that will be used/needed to conduct the exper…
Purpose
The reason for doing an experiment. The question that the sci…
Hypothesis
An educated guess based on the research and knowledge that th…
32 terms
8th Grade Science Test: Scientific Method
Hypothesis
Control Variable
Variable
Experiment
An educated guess or proposed explanation about the solution…
Used to show that the result of an experiment is really due t…
Factor that changes in an experiment. Its the one actually be…
Organized process (including designs and performance) used to…
Hypothesis
An educated guess or proposed explanation about the solution…
Control Variable
Used to show that the result of an experiment is really due t…
13 terms
science 8th grade scientific method
qualitative observation
quantitative observation
inference
hypthosis
observations using your 5 scenes
An observation including numbers
A conclusion drawn from evidence and reasoning
an educated guess
qualitative observation
observations using your 5 scenes
quantitative observation
An observation including numbers
18 terms
Scientific Method - 8th grade Science
Experiment
Field Study
Variable
Independent Variable
Something that is done to test a hypothesis
An experiment done outdoors
The factor that can change the results of the experiment
The variable YOU change to see how it will affect the depende…
Experiment
Something that is done to test a hypothesis
Field Study
An experiment done outdoors
23 terms
Scientific Method/ 8th grade
Independent variable
Dependent variable
Control
procedure
part of the experiment that is being tested of the part that…
part of the experiment that is affected by the independent va…
part of the experiment that is not being tested and is used f…
the __ describes the steps you use during an experiment
Independent variable
part of the experiment that is being tested of the part that…
Dependent variable
part of the experiment that is affected by the independent va…
10 terms
8th Grade Science Scientific Methods Words and Definitions
hypothesis
independent variable
dependent variable
control group
What you think will happen within reason (prediction), using…
The one factor that differs from the control group. The facto…
The dependent variable is dependent upon the independent vari…
What you don't change.
hypothesis
What you think will happen within reason (prediction), using…
independent variable
The one factor that differs from the control group. The facto…
14 terms
Scientific Method 8th Grade
Procedure
Conclusion
Independent variable
Hypothesis
Describes the steps you use during an experiment.
After an experiment, scientists summarize their results.
Part of the experiment that is being tested or the part that…
An educated guess or prediction.
Procedure
Describes the steps you use during an experiment.
Conclusion
After an experiment, scientists summarize their results.
23 terms
8th Grade: Science - Scientific Method Vocab
descriptive research
observation
scientific method
qualitative
What is research that answers scientific questions through ob…
What is looking at the world around you which will lead you t…
What is the multi-step process scientists use to solve a prob…
What is the type of observation that deals with description c…
descriptive research
What is research that answers scientific questions through ob…
observation
What is looking at the world around you which will lead you t…
23 terms
Scientific Method/ 8th grade
Independent variable
Dependent variable
Control
procedure
part of the experiment that is being tested of the part that…
part of the experiment that is affected by the independent va…
part of the experiment that is not being tested and is used f…
the __ describes the steps you use during an experiment
Independent variable
part of the experiment that is being tested of the part that…
Dependent variable
part of the experiment that is affected by the independent va…
16 terms
Scientific method 8th grade
Analysis
Controls group
Data
Experiment
Recording and using data to form conclusions
Factors in an experiment that are unchanged or have normal co…
Information recorded from an investigation based on observati…
Testing a hypothesis using a control group and an experimenta…
Analysis
Recording and using data to form conclusions
Controls group
Factors in an experiment that are unchanged or have normal co…
15 terms
Scientific Method 8th Grade
Observation
Qualitative
Quantitative
Inference
Carefully identifying and describing properties using the fiv…
Observations that are made using only the senses.
observations that use numbers or measurements.
An explanation or interpretation of an observation based on p…
Observation
Carefully identifying and describing properties using the fiv…
Qualitative
Observations that are made using only the senses.
36 terms
8th grade Science Properties of Matter, Scientific Method
Mass
Matter
Volume
Physical Properties
amount of matter in an object
anything that has mass and takes up space
the amount of space an object takes up
property that can be observed and measured without changing t…
Mass
amount of matter in an object
Matter
anything that has mass and takes up space
17 terms
8th grade science section 2 scientific method
scientific method
independent variable
dependent variable
Control variable
series of steps used to answer questions and solve problems…
the variable that is purposely changed in an experiment
the factor that may change as a result to the independent
Factors that are all kept the same except for the variable ch…
scientific method
series of steps used to answer questions and solve problems…
independent variable
the variable that is purposely changed in an experiment
11 terms
Science quiz(scientific method)-8th grade
Posing a question
Hypothesis
Experiment
Controlling variables
Scientific question that leads to an experiment
Possible answer to a scientific question (use IF and THEN)
Used to test a hypothesis (clear&precise procedures should be…
Factors in an experiment to be exactly the same
Posing a question
Scientific question that leads to an experiment
Hypothesis
Possible answer to a scientific question (use IF and THEN)
20 terms
8th Grade Science Vocabulary Scientific Method And Measurement
Control Group
Control Variables
Controlled Experiment
Deduce
A group that stays the same, so it can be compared to the gro…
A variable that is kept the same in an experiment.
An experiment where everything is kept the same except for on…
To figure something out from known facts using logical thinki…
Control Group
A group that stays the same, so it can be compared to the gro…
Control Variables
A variable that is kept the same in an experiment.
10 terms
Scientific Method Review - 8th Grade Science
Scientific Method
Hypothesis
Experiment
Independent variable
Method of testing a hypothesis and drawing a conclusion
A logical guess of what will happen (TESTABLE STATEMENT)
Testing the hypothesis
Factor that is changed deliberately and is what you test
Scientific Method
Method of testing a hypothesis and drawing a conclusion
Hypothesis
A logical guess of what will happen (TESTABLE STATEMENT)
34 terms
Scientific Method 8th Grade
qualitative observations
quantitative observations
hypothesis
manipulated variable
observations made with the five senses and written in adjecti…
observations made with measurements and written in numbers
a tentative explanation that accounts for a set of facts that…
the variable you change in an experiment
qualitative observations
observations made with the five senses and written in adjecti…
quantitative observations
observations made with measurements and written in numbers
8 terms
8th Grade Scientific Method Vocabulary
independent variable
dependent variable
control variable
experimental investigation
the experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable who…
the variable that is measured in an experiment
a variable that is kept constant in an experiment
An investigation that focuses on the relationships between va…
independent variable
the experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable who…
dependent variable
the variable that is measured in an experiment
13 terms
Scientific Method Vocabulary- Science 8th Grade
problem
conclusion
control
bar graph
a question to be investigated
states whether the hypothesis was supported or refuted; discu…
normal case in an experimental set; a standard comparsion
a graph used to compare information collected by counting
problem
a question to be investigated
conclusion
states whether the hypothesis was supported or refuted; discu…
12 terms
8th Grade Science Test Review - Scientific Method
Observations
Infer
Purpose/Problem
Hypothesis
• learn everything you can about your problem... • use your five…
think
• Why are you doing this experiment?... • Must write in question…
• Prediction... • Start with "If..... then....."
Observations
• learn everything you can about your problem... • use your five…
Infer
think
12 terms
Science Unit 1 & Scientific Method 8th Grade
Variable
Independent Variable
Dependent Variable
Constants
any factor, trait, or condition that can exist in different a…
the factor, trait, or condition that is changed by the scient…
the factor, trait, or condition being measured in the experim…
an experimental quantity, condition, or factor that does not…
Variable
any factor, trait, or condition that can exist in different a…
Independent Variable
the factor, trait, or condition that is changed by the scient…
9 terms
Scientific Method 8th grade
Observation
Problem
Research
Hypothesis
The action or process of observing something or someone caref…
The action or process of observing something or someone caref…
Collect background information on your topic of interest
A possible explanation to the problem or question that is tes…
Observation
The action or process of observing something or someone caref…
Problem
The action or process of observing something or someone caref…
9 terms
8th grade - Science: Measurement/Scientific Method
Inquiry
Deduce
Hypothesis
Theory
A process of learning that learning that starts with a questi…
To figure something out from thinking logically
A possible explanation that can be tested by comparison with…
A scientific explanation suppress by much evidence collected…
Inquiry
A process of learning that learning that starts with a questi…
Deduce
To figure something out from thinking logically
SCIENTIFIC METHOD 8th grade
Scientific method
Variables
Quantitative data
Qualitive data
A series of steps followed to solve problems including collec…
factors that can change in an experiment
Data associated with mathematical models and statistical tech…
data that describe the changes in the quality of a behaviour;…
Scientific method
A series of steps followed to solve problems including collec…
Variables
factors that can change in an experiment
14 terms
Scientific Method 8th grade physical science
Graphing
Pie/circle graph
Bar graphs
Line graphs
An important procedure used by scientists to display the data…
Used to show parts of a whole
Used to compare amounts
Use to show the change of one piece of information as it rela…
Graphing
An important procedure used by scientists to display the data…
Pie/circle graph
Used to show parts of a whole
15 terms
Scientific method 8th grade
1st step
2nd step
3rd step
Step 4
Problem
Hypothesis
Materials
Procedure
1st step
Problem
2nd step
Hypothesis
13 terms
8th Grade Science Final Scientific Method
Step 1
Step 2
Step 3
Step 4
Observation
Question
Research
Hypothesis
Step 1
Observation
Step 2
Question
15 terms
First SCIENCE set OF 8TH grade - Scientific Method
Procedure
Inference
Variable
Control Experiment
A sequence of instructions that you use systematically to gat…
Question to support your results
Any factor in a scientific investigation that can have nor th…
You compare your experiment to this. You know what the result…
Procedure
A sequence of instructions that you use systematically to gat…
Inference
Question to support your results
20 terms
8th Grade: Measurement/Scientific Method Science Test
The measurement of the force of gravit…
The measurement on how much matter an…
The measurement of how much mass is co…
The density of a block of wood with a…
C. weight.
C. mass.
D. density.
A. 2g/cm³.
The measurement of the force of gravit…
C. weight.
The measurement on how much matter an…
C. mass.
10 terms
scientific method 8th grade
What piece of lab equipment should you…
What is a triple beam balance used for?
spring scale
What should be used in the lab to put…
graduated cylinder
to measure mass of an object
An instrument that measures Earth's gravitational pull on an…
fire extinguisher
What piece of lab equipment should you…
graduated cylinder
What is a triple beam balance used for?
to measure mass of an object
20 terms
Scientific Method Vocabulary - 8th grade
Purpose
Hypothesis
Research
Materials
The reason for doing an experiment. The question that the sci…
An educated guess based on the research and knowledge that th…
Ongoing process of expanding knowledge through reading, obser…
A list of items that will be used/needed to conduct the exper…
Purpose
The reason for doing an experiment. The question that the sci…
Hypothesis
An educated guess based on the research and knowledge that th…
17 terms
Scientific Method 8th Grade
The variable that you/the scientist ch…
The variable being measured in the exp…
When the scientist has tested his hypo…
People use science in their ______ liv…
independent variable
dependent variable
analyze results
everyday
The variable that you/the scientist ch…
independent variable
The variable being measured in the exp…
dependent variable
13 terms
8th grade Scientific Method (Pelgen)
Observation
Objective Writing
Independent Variable
Procedures
information gathered with your five senses
the type of writing we use in science class
a variable you have control over
Step by step directions on how to complete an experiment
Observation
information gathered with your five senses
Objective Writing
the type of writing we use in science class
16 terms
Scientific Method/ 8th grade
Independent variable
Dependent variable
Control
procedure
part of the experiment that is being tested of the part that…
part of the experiment that is affected by the independent va…
part of the experiment that is not being tested and is used f…
the __ describes the steps you use during an experiment
Independent variable
part of the experiment that is being tested of the part that…
Dependent variable
part of the experiment that is affected by the independent va…
31 terms
SMS 8th Science Scientific Method
Experiment
Question
Conclusion
Hypothesis
This is used to test your hypothesis
States what you want to know about your observation
Examines the results of your experiment and determines if you…
A reasonable potential answer to your question
Experiment
This is used to test your hypothesis
Question
States what you want to know about your observation
14 terms
Scientific Method-8th Grade
Observation
Quantitative
Qualitative
Hypothesis
Using as many senses to gather information about a particular…
Recording measurements, how much of something. Mass, length,…
Descriptive- traits or features.... Textures, consistency, smell…
An explanation for a question or a problem that can be formal…
Observation
Using as many senses to gather information about a particular…
Quantitative
Recording measurements, how much of something. Mass, length,…
20 terms
Scientific Method Vocabulary - 8th grade
Purpose
Hypothesis
Research
Materials
The reason for doing an experiment. The question that the sci…
An educated guess based on the research and knowledge that th…
Ongoing process of expanding knowledge through reading, obser…
A list of items that will be used/needed to conduct the exper…
Purpose
The reason for doing an experiment. The question that the sci…
Hypothesis
An educated guess based on the research and knowledge that th…
5 terms
Scientific Method; 7th and 8th Grade (2016-2017)
Scientific Method
Hypothesis
Experiment
Data
a set of steps scientists follow to answer questions about th…
what you think will happen based on what you know
A test you plan to find the answer to a question
information
Scientific Method
a set of steps scientists follow to answer questions about th…
Hypothesis
what you think will happen based on what you know
9 terms
8th grade scientific method
Scientific method
Observation
Independent variable
Dependent variable
Series of steps used by scientists to solve a problem
What we make using all of our senses( sight, sound, touch, sm…
Variable that is controlled by scientist
Variable that is part of the experiment but is measured
Scientific method
Series of steps used by scientists to solve a problem
Observation
What we make using all of our senses( sight, sound, touch, sm…
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