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Physical Science Chapter 1
Science
Technology
Scientific law
Scientific theory
Observing, studying and experimenting to find the nature of t…
the application of science for practical uses
describes a process in nature that can be tested by repeated…
an explanation of how a natural process works
Science
Observing, studying and experimenting to find the nature of t…
Technology
the application of science for practical uses
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Physical Science Chapter 1
theory
law
scientific method
hypothesis
the most logical explanation for events that occur in nature
a hypothesis that has survived many tests; summarizes observe…
a systematic approach to problem solving
a proposed solution to a scientific problem
theory
the most logical explanation for events that occur in nature
law
a hypothesis that has survived many tests; summarizes observe…
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Physical Science Chapter 1
Scientific Method
independent variable
dependent variable
model
an organized set of investigative procedures
the variable that is changed
what changed because of the experiment
represents an idea, event, or object and helps people better…
Scientific Method
an organized set of investigative procedures
independent variable
the variable that is changed
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Chapter 1 Physical Science
Scientific Method
Hypothesis
Experiment
Variable
organized set of investigation procedures that can include st…
educated guess using what you know and what you observe
organized procedure for testing a hypothesis that test the ef…
a factor that can change in an experiment
Scientific Method
organized set of investigation procedures that can include st…
Hypothesis
educated guess using what you know and what you observe
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physical science, chapter 1
scientific method
hypothesis
experiment
variable
an organized set of investigation producers that can include…
educated guess using what you know and what you observe
organized procedure for testing a hypotheses; tests the effec…
factor that can cause a change in the results of an experiment
scientific method
an organized set of investigation producers that can include…
hypothesis
educated guess using what you know and what you observe
Physical Science Chapter 1 Vocab
worldview
Creation Mandate
secular
scientism
the outlook from which a person interprets all matters of life
God's command given to mankind in Genesis 1:28 to exercise do…
not subject to religious influence
the belief that the only worthwhile things people can know wi…
worldview
the outlook from which a person interprets all matters of life
Creation Mandate
God's command given to mankind in Genesis 1:28 to exercise do…
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Physical Science Chapter 1
pure science
applied science
technology
earth science
study solely for the advancement of knowledge
using scientific discoveries
practical use of scientific knowledge to solve everyday probl…
investigates Earth and space
pure science
study solely for the advancement of knowledge
applied science
using scientific discoveries
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Physical Science: Chapter 1 - Measurement
Measurement
Unit
English System
SI
a determination of the amount of something. A measurement has…
a fixed amount of something, like a centimeter (CM) of distan…
measurement system used for everyday measurements in the Unit…
International System of Units, used by most countries for eve…
Measurement
a determination of the amount of something. A measurement has…
Unit
a fixed amount of something, like a centimeter (CM) of distan…
Physical Science Chapter 1
Scientific Method
independent variable
dependent variable
model
an organized set of investigative procedures
the variable that is changed
what changed because of the experiment
represents an idea, event, or object and helps people better…
Scientific Method
an organized set of investigative procedures
independent variable
the variable that is changed
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Physical Science Chapter 1
Science
Scientific law
Scientific theory
Independent variable
Observing, studying and experimenting to find the nature of t…
describes a process in nature that can be tested by repeated…
an explanation of how a natural process works
The variable that is changed in the experiment. It is also kn…
Science
Observing, studying and experimenting to find the nature of t…
Scientific law
describes a process in nature that can be tested by repeated…
Physical science Chapter 1
Science
Observing
Qualitative Observations
Quantitative Observations
A way of learning about the natural world by gathering inform…
using one or more of your senses to gather information
an observation made using your five senses. It also uses NO n…
An observation that uses numbers or measurements. EX: measuri…
Science
A way of learning about the natural world by gathering inform…
Observing
using one or more of your senses to gather information
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Physical Science Chapter 1
Conversion Factor
Dependent variable
Direct Proportion
Graph
Ratio of equivalent measurements that is used to convert a qu…
aka Responding Variable. Variable that changes during an expe…
Two variables with a constant ratio.
Visible display of relationships between variables or of data.
Conversion Factor
Ratio of equivalent measurements that is used to convert a qu…
Dependent variable
aka Responding Variable. Variable that changes during an expe…
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Physical Science chapter 1
the scientific method
SI system
meter
kilogram
a general description of scientific thinking used to find and…
consistent and used worldwide
used to measure height of a bookcase
used to measure mass of a computer
the scientific method
a general description of scientific thinking used to find and…
SI system
consistent and used worldwide
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Physical Science Chapter 1 (Trilogy)
scientific method
hypothesis
experiment
variable
the pattern of investigation procedures; involves six common…
possible explanation for a problem using what you know and wh…
tests the effect of one thing on another using a control
quantity that can have more than a single value
scientific method
the pattern of investigation procedures; involves six common…
hypothesis
possible explanation for a problem using what you know and wh…
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Chapter 1 Vocabulary - Physical Science
science
technology
law
theory
the knowledge obtained by observing natural events and condit…
the application of science for practical purposes
a descriptive statement or equation that reliably predicts ev…
a system of ideas that explains many related observations and…
science
the knowledge obtained by observing natural events and condit…
technology
the application of science for practical purposes
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Physical Science Chapter 1 Vocab
Presupposition
Worldview
Creation Mandate
Secular
an unproved idea that is used as the basis for proving or und…
the outlook from which a person interprets all matters of life
God's command given to mankind in Genesis 1:28 to exercise do…
not subject to religious influence
Presupposition
an unproved idea that is used as the basis for proving or und…
Worldview
the outlook from which a person interprets all matters of life
AGS Physical Science Chapter 1
Physical Science
matter
mass
chemistry
the science of matter and energy and their interactions
that which has mass and occupies space
The amount of matter in an object.
the science of matter
Physical Science
the science of matter and energy and their interactions
matter
that which has mass and occupies space
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Physical Science Chapter 1
physical science
pure science
applied science
technology
study of matter and energy... chemistry and physics
study solely for the advancement of knowledge
using scientific discoveries
practical use of scientific knowledge to solve everyday probl…
physical science
study of matter and energy... chemistry and physics
pure science
study solely for the advancement of knowledge
Physical Science-Chapter 1
Motion
Reference Point
Speed
Velocity
An object's change in position relative to a reference point
An object that appears to stay in place
The distance traveled by an object divided by the time taken…
The speed of an object in a particular direction
Motion
An object's change in position relative to a reference point
Reference Point
An object that appears to stay in place
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Physical Science Chapter 1
Scientific Method
independent variable
dependent variable
model
an organized set of investigative procedures
the variable that is changed
what changed because of the experiment
represents an idea, event, or object and helps people better…
Scientific Method
an organized set of investigative procedures
independent variable
the variable that is changed
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Physical Science Chapter 1
theory
law
scientific method
hypothesis
the most logical explanation for events that occur in nature
a hypothesis that has survived many tests; summarizes observe…
a systematic approach to problem solving
a proposed solution to a scientific problem
theory
the most logical explanation for events that occur in nature
law
a hypothesis that has survived many tests; summarizes observe…
Physical Science Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Science
Law
Theory
Technology
An organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural…
A statement that summarizes or describes the observations abo…
A hypothesis that has been tested with a significant amount o…
Application of science to help people
Science
An organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural…
Law
A statement that summarizes or describes the observations abo…
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Physical Science Chapter 1: Science Skills
science
technology
chemistry
physics
An organized way of gathering and analyzing evidence about th…
The application of scientific knowledge for practical purposes
the study of matter and how it changes
The study of matter and energy and the interactions between t…
science
An organized way of gathering and analyzing evidence about th…
technology
The application of scientific knowledge for practical purposes
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Physical Science Chapter 1
chemical energy
elastic potential energy
electrical energy
electromagnetic energy
A form of potential energy that is stored in chemical bonds b…
The energy of stretched or compressed objects.
The energy of electric charges.
The energy of light and other forms of radiation, which trave…
chemical energy
A form of potential energy that is stored in chemical bonds b…
elastic potential energy
The energy of stretched or compressed objects.
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Physical Science Chapter 1
force
mass
matter
technology
A push or a pull
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
Anything that has mass and takes up space
The application of technical processes and knowledge to meet…
force
A push or a pull
mass
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
Chapter 1 Physical Science
scientific method
observation
hypothesis
data
A series of steps followed to solve problems including collec…
The process of obtaining information by using the senses
An educated guess or observations that can be tested
any pieces of information acquired through observation or exp…
scientific method
A series of steps followed to solve problems including collec…
observation
The process of obtaining information by using the senses
Physical Science -- Chapter 1
volume
mass
distance
meter
the amount of space an object occupies
the amount of matter in an object
the length of the path an object takes
the SI unit for measuring distance or length
volume
the amount of space an object occupies
mass
the amount of matter in an object
Chapter 1 Physical Science
matter
mass
density
meter
anything that takes up space
how much matter an object is made up of
how much mass is in a certain volume
basic metric unit of length
matter
anything that takes up space
mass
how much matter an object is made up of
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prentice hall physical science chapter 1.2
model
scientific method
observation
hypothesis
representation of something (sometimes on a smaller scale)
an organized plan for gathering, organizing, and communicatin…
information that you obtain through your senses.
a proposed answer to a question
model
representation of something (sometimes on a smaller scale)
scientific method
an organized plan for gathering, organizing, and communicatin…
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Physical Science Chapter 1
Bias
Volume
Independent Variable
Dependent Variable
Occurs when what the scientist expects changes how the result…
The amount of space occupied by an object.
Factor being tested or manipulated in an experiment.
Factor that is being measured in an experiment.
Bias
Occurs when what the scientist expects changes how the result…
Volume
The amount of space occupied by an object.
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Chapter 1 Physical Science
Matter
texture
Mass
Volume
anything that has mass and takes up space
describes the surface of any area made up of matter
the amount of matter in an object
the amount of space matter takes up
Matter
anything that has mass and takes up space
texture
describes the surface of any area made up of matter
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Chapter 1: Glencoe Physical Science
Bias
Volume
Independent Variable
Dependent Variable
Occurs when what the scientist expects changes how the result…
The amount of space occupied by an object.
Factor being tested or manipulated in an experiment.
Factor that is being measured in an experiment.
Bias
Occurs when what the scientist expects changes how the result…
Volume
The amount of space occupied by an object.
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BJU Physical Science Chapter 1
presupposition
worldview
Creation Mandate
model
An idea that is not proved and is used as the basis for provi…
An outlook from which a person interprets all matters of life.
God's command given to mankind in Gen. 1:28 to exercise domin…
a simplified depiction of a far more complex object or concep…
presupposition
An idea that is not proved and is used as the basis for provi…
worldview
An outlook from which a person interprets all matters of life.
Chapter 1 Physical Science
Science
Technology
Model
Scientific Law
The knowledge gained by observing natural events and conditio…
the application of science for practical purposes
A patter a plan that is signed to show structure
a summary of many experiments
Science
The knowledge gained by observing natural events and conditio…
Technology
the application of science for practical purposes
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Physical Science Chapter 1
Data
Presuppositions
Secular
Worldview
Measured or described information used in investigation
Basic assumptions about life and truth
Not religious
How one views the world, based on presuppositions, biases, an…
Data
Measured or described information used in investigation
Presuppositions
Basic assumptions about life and truth
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Chapter 1 Physical science
Life science
Earth science
Physical science
Pure science
Study of living things
Investigates earth and space
Study of energy and matter
Natural science
Life science
Study of living things
Earth science
Investigates earth and space
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Chapter 1 Physical Science
science
technology
model
scientific law
observing, studying, and experimenting to find the nature of…
the application of science for practical purposes
a pattern, plan representation or description designed to sho…
a summary of many experimental results and observations; a la…
science
observing, studying, and experimenting to find the nature of…
technology
the application of science for practical purposes
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Physical Science: Chapter 1 - Introduction to Physical Science
science
observing
qualitative observations
quantitative observations
a way of learning about the natural world through observation…
the process of using one or more of your senses to gather inf…
an observation that deals with characteristics that are not e…
an observation that deals with a number or amount
science
a way of learning about the natural world through observation…
observing
the process of using one or more of your senses to gather inf…
Physical Science Chapter 1
presupposition
worldview
Creation Mandate
secular
An idea that has not been proven but is used as the basis for…
An outlook from which a person interprets all matters of life.
God's command given to mankind in Gen. 1:28 to exercise domin…
not subject to religious influence
presupposition
An idea that has not been proven but is used as the basis for…
worldview
An outlook from which a person interprets all matters of life.
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Chapter 1 Introduction to Physical Science
science
observing
inferring
predicting
the study of the natural world
using one or more senses to gather information
explaining your observations
making a forecast of what will happen in the future based on…
science
the study of the natural world
observing
using one or more senses to gather information
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Physical science chapter 1 sec 1
law
science
technology
theory
a descriptive statement or equation that reliably predicts ev…
the knowledge obtained by observing natural events and condit…
the application of science for practical purposes; the use of…
a system of ideas that explains many related observations and…
law
a descriptive statement or equation that reliably predicts ev…
science
the knowledge obtained by observing natural events and condit…
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Chapter 1 Introduction to Physical Science
science
observing
inferring
predicting
the study of the natural world
using one or more senses to gather information
explaining your observations
making a forecast of what will happen in the future based on…
science
the study of the natural world
observing
using one or more senses to gather information
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Glencoe Physical Science Chapter 1
a testable prediction is
when designing an experiment, the firs…
a standard for comparison that helps t…
a factor that changes in an experiment…
a hypothesis
state a hypothesis
control
dependent variable
a testable prediction is
a hypothesis
when designing an experiment, the firs…
state a hypothesis
Physical Science Chapter 1
Scientific Method
Observation
Hypothesis
Manipulated Variable
organized plan for gathering information
answer to a question
variable that causes change in another
Scientific Method
organized plan for gathering information
Observation
Physical Science Chapter 1
Science
Technology
Scientific law
Scientific theory
Observing, studying and experimenting to find the nature of t…
the application of science for practical uses
describes a process in nature that can be tested by repeated…
an explanation of how a natural process works
Science
Observing, studying and experimenting to find the nature of t…
Technology
the application of science for practical uses
Chapter 1 Physical Science
Science
Technology
model
scientific Law
The knowledge gained by observing natural events and conditio…
The application of science for practical purposes
A pattern, plan, representation, or description designed to s…
a summery of many experimental results and observations; a la…
Science
The knowledge gained by observing natural events and conditio…
Technology
The application of science for practical purposes
Chapter 1 Physical Science
Science
Technology
Model
Scientific law
The knowledge gained by observing natural events and conditio…
The application of science for practical purposes
a pattern, or plan representation, or description designed to…
A summary of many experimental results and observations; a la…
Science
The knowledge gained by observing natural events and conditio…
Technology
The application of science for practical purposes
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Physical Science Chapter 1 review
Science
Technology
Scientific method
Scientific theory
Observing, studying and experimenting to find the nature of t…
the application of science for practical uses
describes a process in nature that can be tested by repeated…
an explanation of how a natural process works
Science
Observing, studying and experimenting to find the nature of t…
Technology
the application of science for practical uses
Chapter 1 Physical Science
Science
Technology
Model
Scientific Law
the knowledge gained by observing natural events and conditio…
the applications of science for practical purposes.
a pattern, plan, representations, or description designed to…
a summary of many experimental results and observations; a la…
Science
the knowledge gained by observing natural events and conditio…
Technology
the applications of science for practical purposes.
15 terms
Physical Science Chapter 1
Science
Scientific Theory
Scientific Law
System
A way of learning more about the natural world
An attempt to explain a pattern observed repeatedly in the na…
A rule that describes a pattern in nature.
A collection of structures, cycles and processes that relate…
Science
A way of learning more about the natural world
Scientific Theory
An attempt to explain a pattern observed repeatedly in the na…
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