# Study sets matching "technology 2 nature science"

metric system

SI units

mass

weight

a system of measurement based on the number 10

universal measurement system using kilo- hecto- deka- deci- ce…

measure of the amount of matter an object contains

measure of the force of gravity acting on an object

metric system

a system of measurement based on the number 10

SI units

universal measurement system using kilo- hecto- deka- deci- ce…

Estimate

Accuracy

Precision

Significant figures

An approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions.

How close a measurement is to the true of accepted value.

How close a group of measurements are to each other.

All the digits in a measurement that have been measured exactl…

Estimate

An approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions.

Accuracy

How close a measurement is to the true of accepted value.

Data

Operational Definition

Scientific Inquiry

Hypothesis

The facts and figures, and other evidence gathered through obs…

A statement that describes how to measure a particular variabl…

The on-going process of discovery in science.

A possible explanation for a set of observations or an answer…

Data

The facts and figures, and other evidence gathered through obs…

Operational Definition

A statement that describes how to measure a particular variabl…

Metric System

SI

Mass

Weight

System of measurement based on the number 10

A metric system called International System of units

Measurement of the amount of mass the matter has

Measurement of the force of gravity acting on an object

Metric System

System of measurement based on the number 10

SI

A metric system called International System of units

Metric System

SI

Metric ruler

Meter

System of measurement based on the number 10

A metric system called International System of units

Common tool used to measure length

Basic unit of length in the SI system

Metric System

System of measurement based on the number 10

SI

A metric system called International System of units

Metric System

SI

Mass

Weight

System of measurement based on the number 10

A metric system called International System of units

Measurement of the amount of mass the matter has

Measurement of the force of gravity acting on an object

Metric System

System of measurement based on the number 10

SI

A metric system called International System of units

anthropocentrism

autonomous agent

autonomy

brain in the vat

expresses a bad desire to dominate. Artifacts are anthropocent…

an agent who is working on the owners behalf but has no infere…

freedom of external control

the skeptics view that we are all really just brains in vats i…

anthropocentrism

expresses a bad desire to dominate. Artifacts are anthropocent…

autonomous agent

an agent who is working on the owners behalf but has no infere…

Particles

Mixture

Seperate

Physically

The smallest parts of a substance

Two or more substances that are mixed together

To break up a mixture into the substances mixed

To use hands or tools to seperate a mixture

Particles

The smallest parts of a substance

Mixture

Two or more substances that are mixed together

Metric System

SI

Mass

Weight

A system of measurement based on the number 10.

International System of Units; a version of the metric system…

A measure of the amount of matter an object contains.

A measure of the force of gravity acting on an object.

Metric System

A system of measurement based on the number 10.

SI

International System of Units; a version of the metric system…

Graph

Horizontal axis

Vertical axis

Origin

A picture of information from a data table; shows the relation…

X-axis; A line that runs left to right along the bottom of a g…

Y-axis; A line that runs up and down along the side of a graph…

The point where the x-axis and the y-axis cross on the graph.

Graph

A picture of information from a data table; shows the relation…

Horizontal axis

X-axis; A line that runs left to right along the bottom of a g…

Metric System

SI

Mass

Weight

a system of measurement based on the number 10

(system International d'unites) International System of Units;…

a measure of the amount of matter an object contains

a measure of the force of gravity acting on an object

Metric System

a system of measurement based on the number 10

SI

(system International d'unites) International System of Units;…

metric system

SI units

mass

weight

a system of measurement based on the number 10

universal measurement system using kilo- hecto- deka- deci- ce…

measure of the amount of matter an object contains

measure of the force of gravity acting on an object

metric system

a system of measurement based on the number 10

SI units

universal measurement system using kilo- hecto- deka- deci- ce…

Science

Scientist

Technology

Experimental Research

process used to investigate what is happening around us in ord…

person who works to lean more about the natural world by obser…

application of science to make useful products and tools. Anyt…

used to answer scientific questions by testing a hypothesis th…

Science

process used to investigate what is happening around us in ord…

Scientist

person who works to lean more about the natural world by obser…

procedure

variable

technology

Scientific Method

step by step way to do an experiment

any factor that can change an experiment

how people change the world around them to meet their needs or…

a tool used by scientists to solve problems

procedure

step by step way to do an experiment

variable

any factor that can change an experiment

Observing

Inferring

Predicting

Classifying

The process of using one or more of your senses to gather info…

The process of making an inference, an interpretation based on…

The process of forecasting what will happen in the future base…

The process of grouping together items that are alike in some…

Observing

The process of using one or more of your senses to gather info…

Inferring

The process of making an inference, an interpretation based on…

mean

accuracy

meniscus

S I

The numerical average of numbers in a list.

How close a measurement is to the true or accepted value.

The curved upper surface of a liquid in a column of liquid.

International System of Units; a version of the metric system…

mean

The numerical average of numbers in a list.

accuracy

How close a measurement is to the true or accepted value.

galaxy

Environment

Technology

Artificial Intelligence

A collection of stars, dust, and gas bound together by gravity

The sum of your surroundings

The application of scientific knowledge for practical purposes

The creation of a machine that can think like a human

galaxy

A collection of stars, dust, and gas bound together by gravity

Environment

The sum of your surroundings

Scientific inquiry

Hypothesis

Variable

Manipulated variable

The ongoing process of discovery in science; the diverse ways…

A possible explanation for a set of observations or answer to…

A factor that can changein an experiment.

The one factor that a scientist changes during an experiment;…

Scientific inquiry

The ongoing process of discovery in science; the diverse ways…

Hypothesis

A possible explanation for a set of observations or answer to…

Technology

Obsolete

Technology Systems

Goal

How people change the world around them to meet their needs or…

No longer used.

Made of parts that work together, and includes a goal, inputs,…

Purpose

Technology

How people change the world around them to meet their needs or…

Obsolete

No longer used.

scientific method

problem statement

data

scientist

the process scientists take to understand the world and living…

a testable question that a scientist asks at the beginning of…

the facts or observations collected during an experiment or in…

a person who engages in science by observing and investigating

scientific method

the process scientists take to understand the world and living…

problem statement

a testable question that a scientist asks at the beginning of…

procedure

variable

technology

Scientific Method

step by step way to do an experiment

any factor that can change an experiment

how people change the world around them to meet their needs or…

a tool used by scientists to solve problems

procedure

step by step way to do an experiment

variable

any factor that can change an experiment

technology

engineering

obsolete

prototype

how people change the world around them to meet their needs or…

using both technological and scientific knowledge to solve pra…

when technology no longer meets people's needs as well as newe…

a working model used to test a design

technology

how people change the world around them to meet their needs or…

engineering

using both technological and scientific knowledge to solve pra…

Metric system

SI

Mass

Weight

A system of measurement based on the number 10.

The international system of units. Measure length, volume, mas…

The amount of matter a object contains

The force exerted by the gravity on that object

Metric system

A system of measurement based on the number 10.

SI

The international system of units. Measure length, volume, mas…

Observing

Quantitative Observation

Qualitative Observation

Inferring

Using one or more of your senses to gather information

Deals with numbers or amounts

A description that cannot be expressed in numbers -- expressed…

Explaining something based on observation and prior knowledge

Observing

Using one or more of your senses to gather information

Quantitative Observation

Deals with numbers or amounts