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metric system

SI units

mass

weight

a system of measurement based on the number 10

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

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- c…

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 exact…

Estimate

An approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions.

Accuracy

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

metric system

SI units

mass

weight

a system of measurement based on the number 10

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

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- c…

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.

balance

hand lens

testable question

experiment

a tool used to determine the weight of an object

a tool that makes objects viewed through it appear larger

a question that can be answered through an investigation wher…

a series of controlled steps, which can be repeated, for the…

balance

a tool used to determine the weight of an object

hand lens

a tool that makes objects viewed through it appear larger

Data

Operational Definition

Scientific Inquiry

Hypothesis

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

A statement that describes how to measure a particular variab…

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 ob…

Operational Definition

A statement that describes how to measure a particular variab…

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.

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.

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

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…

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

Graph

Horizontal axis

Vertical axis

Origin

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

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

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

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 relatio…

Horizontal axis

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

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- c…

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- c…

Science

Scientist

Technology

Experimental Research

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

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

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

used to answer scientific questions by testing a hypothesis t…

Science

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

Scientist

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

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 o…

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

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

Observing

Inferring

Predicting

Classifying

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

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

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

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

Observing

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

Inferring

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

technology

engineering

obsolete

prototype

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

using both technological and scientific knowledge to solve pr…

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

a working model used to test a design

technology

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

engineering

using both technological and scientific knowledge to solve pr…

Technology

Obsolete

Technology Systems

Goal

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

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 o…

Obsolete

No longer used.

scientific method

problem statement

data

scientist

the process scientists take to understand the world and livin…

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

the facts or observations collected during an experiment or i…

a person who engages in science by observing and investigating

scientific method

the process scientists take to understand the world and livin…

problem statement

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

Metric system

SI

Mass

Weight

A system of measurement based on the number 10.

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

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, ma…

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…

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 o…

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

scientific inquiry

hypothesis

variable

controlled experiment

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 change in an experiment.

An experiment in which only one variable is manipulated at a…

scientific inquiry

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

hypothesis

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

science

quantitative observations

qualitative observations

hypothisis

the way of learning about the natural world through observati…

observations that deal with a number or amount

observations that deal with characteristics that cannot be ex…

possible explanation for a set of obervations

science

the way of learning about the natural world through observati…

quantitative observations

observations that deal with a number or amount

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 -- expresse…

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

Prediction

Repeated Trials

Controlled Variables

Dependent Variable (responding)

a statement about what may happen in the future based on prio…

the number of times procedures are repeated, usually 3-5, dur…

the variables in an experiment, which are held constant to te…

the variable, within a scientific experiment, which is affect…

Prediction

a statement about what may happen in the future based on prio…

Repeated Trials

the number of times procedures are repeated, usually 3-5, dur…

Scientific Inquiry

Hypothesis

Variable

Controlled Experiment

the diverse ways in which scientists study the natural world…

a possible explanation for a set of observations or answers t…

factors that can change in an experiment, must be the same.

An experiment in which only one variable is manipulated at a…

Scientific Inquiry

the diverse ways in which scientists study the natural world…

Hypothesis

a possible explanation for a set of observations or answers t…

observation

experiment

process

biotechnology

gathering information through the use of one or more senses

a set of controlled steps carried out to discover, test, or d…

to prepare something using a series of steps

technology applied to living organisms

observation

gathering information through the use of one or more senses

experiment

a set of controlled steps carried out to discover, test, or d…

technology

obsolete

system

goal

How people modify the world around them to meet their needs o…

No longer in use.

A group of related parts that work together.

The overall purpose of a technological system.

technology

How people modify the world around them to meet their needs o…

obsolete

No longer in use.

When people do scientific experiments,…

What makes a good hypothesis

Nature of Science

Observing

Shed light on the unknown or figure out how the world works

It can be tested

The ways in which scientist search for answers to questions a…

Using one or more senses to gather information

When people do scientific experiments,…

Shed light on the unknown or figure out how the world works

What makes a good hypothesis

It can be tested

observation

experiment

process

constant

gathering information through the use of one or more senses

a set of controlled steps carried out to discover, test, or d…

to prepare something using a series of steps

variable that stays the same during an experiment

observation

gathering information through the use of one or more senses

experiment

a set of controlled steps carried out to discover, test, or d…

Science

Scientific method

Technology

Observation

The process of trying to understand the world

Step by step procedure of scientific problem solving

The use of knowledge gained through science to make new produ…

Information that you gather with your senses

Science

The process of trying to understand the world

Scientific method

Step by step procedure of scientific problem solving

Technology

Input

Process

Output

How people modify the world around them to meet their needs o…

Something that is put into a technological system in order to…

A sequence of actions that a technological system undergoes t…

The result or product from the operation of a technological s…

Technology

How people modify the world around them to meet their needs o…

Input

Something that is put into a technological system in order to…

Axis

Control

Control Experiment

Constant

a straight line that forms part of a graph. The line that goe…

The factor that normally exists and is used as a standard of…

All factors are eactly the same except the one uner test

The part of the experiment which is always kept the same (als…

Axis

a straight line that forms part of a graph. The line that goe…

Control

The factor that normally exists and is used as a standard of…

Observing

Quantitative Observation

Qualitative Observation

Inferring

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

An observation that deals with a number or amount.

An observation that deals with characteristics that cannot be…

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

Observing

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

Quantitative Observation

An observation that deals with a number or amount.

What is scientific literacy?

How do scientific theories differ from…

What makes a hypothesis testable?

What is scientific inquiry?

Understanding of basic terms and principles of science that a…

A scientific law describes an observed pattern in nature with…

Researchers must be able to carry out investigations and gath…

The process for finding the answer to a scientific question.…

What is scientific literacy?

Understanding of basic terms and principles of science that a…

How do scientific theories differ from…

A scientific law describes an observed pattern in nature with…

Scientist

Observing

Quantitave

Qualitative

Use skill such as observing infering predicting classyfing an…

Using 1 or more of your senses to gather info can be qualitiv…

Deal with a number or amount

Deal with descriptions that cannot be expressed in numbers

Scientist

Use skill such as observing infering predicting classyfing an…

Observing

Using 1 or more of your senses to gather info can be qualitiv…

science

curiosity

skepticism

observing

is a way of learning about the natural world through observat…

honesty, open-mindedness, skepticism, and creativity

having an attitude of doubt

using one or more of your senses to gather information

science

is a way of learning about the natural world through observat…

curiosity

honesty, open-mindedness, skepticism, and creativity

mass

weight

volume

density

measure of the amount of matter in an object

the measure of Earth's pull of gravity on an object

the amount of cubic space that an object occupies; objects ca…

the mass of a substance contained per unit of volume; objects…

mass

measure of the amount of matter in an object

weight

the measure of Earth's pull of gravity on an object

classifying

predicting

inferring

observing

grouping items together ... that are alike in some way.

forecast of what will happen next.

explain what you observed and why ?

using one more of the 5 senses to gather ... info (ex. smell, t…

classifying

grouping items together ... that are alike in some way.

predicting

forecast of what will happen next.

Constraint

Control

Dependent Variable

Descriptive Research

a limiting factor in a design

sample that is treated like other experimental groups except…

factor that may change as a result of changes purposely made…

answers scientific questions through observation

Constraint

a limiting factor in a design

Control

sample that is treated like other experimental groups except…

Variable

Data Table

Honesty

Predicting

A factor that must be controlled so that scientists can draw…

You may use this to organize scientific observations you have…

A scientist who reports observations accurately and truthfully

Making a forecast of what will happen in the future based on…

Variable

A factor that must be controlled so that scientists can draw…

Data Table

You may use this to organize scientific observations you have…

water displacement method

conclusion to an experiment

data

metric system

way to find the volume of an irregularly shaped object by see…

what you have learned from the experiment

any facts gathered through observations in an experiment

a system of measurement based on the number 10

water displacement method

way to find the volume of an irregularly shaped object by see…

conclusion to an experiment

what you have learned from the experiment