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1.2--Mathematics The Language of Science
Science was transformed in the _______…
People learned that ________ can be __…
When the ideas of science are expresse…
Findings in _______ expressed with mat…
17th
Nature, Analyzed
Mathematics, Unambiguous
Nature, Prove/Disprove
Science was transformed in the _______…
17th
People learned that ________ can be __…
Nature, Analyzed
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CH. 3.1: Measurement - A Common Language, 3.2 Mathematics and Science
metric system
SI
length
mass
a system of measurement based on the number 10
a version of the metric system used by scientists all over th…
the distance from one point to another
a measure of the amount of matter an object contains
metric system
a system of measurement based on the number 10
SI
a version of the metric system used by scientists all over th…
9 terms
Mathematics and Science
Estimate
Accuracy
Precision
Significant figures
An approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
How close a measurement is to the true or 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 or accepted value
28 terms
Chapter 2 Mathematics and Models in Science Vocabulary
metric system
International System of Units (SI)
mass
weight
A system of measurement based on the number 10.
A system of units used by scientists to measure the propertie…
A measure of how much matter is in an object.
A measure of the force of gravity acting on an object.
metric system
A system of measurement based on the number 10.
International System of Units (SI)
A system of units used by scientists to measure the propertie…
10 terms
3.2 Mathematics and Science
Estimate
Accuracy
Precision
Significant figures
An approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
How close a measurement is to the true or 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 or accepted value
2.2 - Mathematics and Science
estimate
accuracy
precision
significant figures
An _____ is an approximation of a number based on reasonable…
_____ refers to how close a measurement is to the true or acc…
_____ refers to how close a group of measurements are to each…
The _____ in a measurement include all of the digits that hav…
estimate
An _____ is an approximation of a number based on reasonable…
accuracy
_____ refers to how close a measurement is to the true or acc…
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2.2 Mathematics and science
estimate
accuracy
precision
significant figures
an approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
how close a measurement is to the true or 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 or accepted value
Chapter 2-Lesson 2- Mathematics and Science
Estimate
Accuracy
Precision
Significant figures
An approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions.
How close a measurement is to the true or accepted value
How close a group of measurement are to each other.
All digits that are measured exactly, plus one estimated digit.
Estimate
An approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions.
Accuracy
How close a measurement is to the true or accepted value
10 terms
Lugo 7th Grade 1.4 Mathematics in Science
estimate
accuracy
precision
significant figures
An approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
How close a measurement is to the true value
How close a series of measurements are to one another
All of the digits that can be know precisely in a measurement…
estimate
An approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
accuracy
How close a measurement is to the true value
Mathematics and Science
Estimate
Accuracy
Precision
Significant Figures
an approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions.
how close a measurement is to the true or accepted value.
refers to how close a group of measurements are to each other.
refer to the digits in a measurement.
Estimate
an approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions.
Accuracy
how close a measurement is to the true or accepted value.
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Chap. 2, Sec. 2, "Mathematics and Science"
Estimate
Accuracy
Precision
Significant figures
an approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions.…
refers to how close a measurement is to the true or accepted…
refers to how close a group of measurements are to each other.
refers to the digits in a measurement.
Estimate
an approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions.…
Accuracy
refers to how close a measurement is to the true or accepted…
3.2 Mathematics and Science
Estimate
Accuracy
Precision
Significant figures
An approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
How close a measurement is to the true or 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 or accepted value
8 terms
Section 2: Mathematics and Science
estimate
accuracy
precision
significant figures
an approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
how close a measurement is to the true or 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 or accepted value
5 terms
Chapter 2.2 Mathematics in Science
Estimation
Precision
Accuracy
Significant Figures
Is an approximation of a number based on reasonable assumption.
Describes how close a group of measurements are to each other
Refers to how close a measurement is to the true or accepted…
Significant figures in a measurement include all of the digit…
Estimation
Is an approximation of a number based on reasonable assumption.
Precision
Describes how close a group of measurements are to each other
28 terms
Using Mathematics in Science
metric system
SI
mass
weight
measurement system based on the number 10
International System of Units, version of the metric system
measure of the amount of matter in an object
measure of the force of gravity acting on an object
metric system
measurement system based on the number 10
SI
International System of Units, version of the metric system
13 terms
Ch. 2: Mathematics and Models in Science - Part 2
anomalous data
percent error
graph
linear graph
data that do not fit with the rest of a data set
a calculation used to determine how accurate, or close to the…
a picture of information from a data table; shows the relatio…
a line graph in which the data points yield a straight line
anomalous data
data that do not fit with the rest of a data set
percent error
a calculation used to determine how accurate, or close to the…
29 terms
Chapter 2: Mathematics and Models in Science
accuracy
anomalous data
estimate
feedback
How close a measurement is to the true accepted value.
Data that do not fit with the rest of a data set.
An approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions.
Output that changes a system jor allows the system to adjust…
accuracy
How close a measurement is to the true accepted value.
anomalous data
Data that do not fit with the rest of a data set.
15 terms
Ch. 2: Mathematics and Models in Science - Part 1
metric system
International System of Units (SI)
mass
weight
a system of measurement based on the number 10
a system of units used by scientists to measure the propertie…
a measure of how much matter is in an object
a measure of the force of gravity acting on an object
metric system
a system of measurement based on the number 10
International System of Units (SI)
a system of units used by scientists to measure the propertie…
21 terms
Earth Science Chapter 2 mathematics and Models in Science Aug 2016
Metric System
International System of Units (SI)
Mass
Weight
A standard measurement system based on the number 10
A system of measurement based on multiples of ten and on esta…
The basic SI unit for measuring mass is the kilogram (KG)
A measure of the force of gravity acting on an object
Metric System
A standard measurement system based on the number 10
International System of Units (SI)
A system of measurement based on multiples of ten and on esta…
10 terms
2.2 Mathematics and Science
estimate
accuracy
precision
significant figures
an approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
how close a measurement is to the true or accepted value
how close a group of measurements are to each other
measurements that include all digits measured exactly plus on…
estimate
an approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
accuracy
how close a measurement is to the true or accepted value
26 terms
Chapter 1.4 - Mathematics and Science, Chapter 1.5 - Graphs in Science, Chapter 1.6 - Scientific Inquiry
Math Skills Scientists use to collect…
Estimate
Accuracy
Precision
estimation, accuracy and precision, and significant figures.
An approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
A measure of how close a measurement comes to the actual or t…
How close a group of measurements are to each other
Math Skills Scientists use to collect…
estimation, accuracy and precision, and significant figures.
Estimate
An approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
10 terms
Chapter 1.4 - Mathematics and Science
Estimate
Accuracy
Precision
Significant figures
An approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
A measure of how close a measurement comes to the actual or t…
How close a group of measurements are to each other
All the digits that are known in a measurement, plus the last…
Estimate
An approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
Accuracy
A measure of how close a measurement comes to the actual or t…
10 terms
Chapter 2, Section 2: Mathematics and Science
estimate
accuracy
precision
significant figures
An approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions.
How close a measurement is to the true or 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 or accepted value.
10 terms
2.2 Mathematics and science
estimate
accuracy
precision
significant figures
an approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
how close a measurement is to the true or 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 or accepted value
Chapter 2 Using mathematics in science
metric system
SI
mass
weight
measurement system based on the number 10
measurement allows scientists to compare data and communicate…
measure of the amount of matter in an object
measure of the force of gravity acting on an object
metric system
measurement system based on the number 10
SI
measurement allows scientists to compare data and communicate…
13 terms
Chapter 2-2: Mathematics and Science
estimate
True
When do scientists have to rely on est…
accuracy
an approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
an estimate is based on known information
when they cannot obtain exact numbers
refers to how close a measurement is to the true or accepted…
estimate
an approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
True
an estimate is based on known information
35 terms
Using Mathematics in Science (Chapter 2) - Grade 7
Metric System
SI
Meter (M)
Mass
a measurement system based on the number 10
International System of Units -- system that allows scientist…
In SI, the basic unit for measuring length
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
Metric System
a measurement system based on the number 10
SI
International System of Units -- system that allows scientist…
Chapter 2 Mathematics and Models in Science
Metric System
International System of Units (SI)
Mass
Weight
system of measurement based on the number 10
system of units used by scientists to measure the properties…
measure of how much matter is in an object
measure of the force of gravity acting on an object
Metric System
system of measurement based on the number 10
International System of Units (SI)
system of units used by scientists to measure the properties…
5 terms
Language
Respectful
Kind
Thoughtful
Curtious
To listen
Be friendly
To think of others
Be mindful of what you say
Respectful
To listen
Kind
Be friendly
177 terms
Praxis II 5003 Mathematics
Alternate Interior Angles
Alternate Exterior Angles
Transversal
Intersecting Lines
When two parallel lines are cut by a transversal, two interio…
When two parallel lines are cut by a transversal, two exterio…
A straight line that intersects at least two other lines, whi…
Lines that have exactly one point in common.
Alternate Interior Angles
When two parallel lines are cut by a transversal, two interio…
Alternate Exterior Angles
When two parallel lines are cut by a transversal, two exterio…
13 terms
Chapter 1.4 - Mathematics and Science
Math Skills Scientists use to collect…
Estimate
Accuracy
Precision
estimation, accuracy and precision, and significant figures.
An approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
A measure of how close a measurement comes to the actual or t…
How close a group of measurements are to each other
Math Skills Scientists use to collect…
estimation, accuracy and precision, and significant figures.
Estimate
An approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
10 terms
Mathematics and Science
estimate
accuracy
precision
significant figures
an approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
how close a measurement is to the true or 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 or accepted value
10 terms
Mathematics and Scientific Thinking
estimate
accuracy
precision
significant figures
an approximation of a number based on reasonable assumption
how close a measurement is to the true or 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 assumption
accuracy
how close a measurement is to the true or accepted value
8 terms
Mathematics and Science C2S2
Estimate
Accuracy
Precision
Significant Figures
The approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
How close a measurement is to the true or acceptable value
How close a group of measurements are to each other
All the digits in a measurement that have been meausred exact…
Estimate
The approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
Accuracy
How close a measurement is to the true or acceptable value
9 terms
Mathematics and Science
Estimate
Accuracy
Precision
Mean
An approximation of a number based on a reasonable assumption.
How close a measurement is to the true or accepted value.
How close a group of measurements are to each other.
The average in a set of numbers.
Estimate
An approximation of a number based on a reasonable assumption.
Accuracy
How close a measurement is to the true or accepted value.
Unit 3: The Language of Science
Astronomy
Solar System
model
sphere
The scientific study of the stars and planets
The sun and the planets that orbit the sun
A small copy of a building, machine, or system that can be pu…
A ball shape
Astronomy
The scientific study of the stars and planets
Solar System
The sun and the planets that orbit the sun
28 terms
Chapter 2 Using Mathematics in Science
metric system
SI (International System of Units)
mass
weight
A system of measurement based on the number 10.
A system of units used by scientists to meausre the propertie…
A measure of how much matter is in an object.
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 system of units used by scientists to meausre the propertie…
16 terms
Earth Science Chapter 2 mathematics and Models in Science Lessons 1 and 2 Aug 2016
Metric System
International System of Units (SI)
Mass
Weight
A standard measurement system based on the number 10
A system of measurement based on multiples of ten and on esta…
The basic SI unit for measuring mass is the kilogram (KG)
A measure of the force of gravity acting on an object
Metric System
A standard measurement system based on the number 10
International System of Units (SI)
A system of measurement based on multiples of ten and on esta…
5 terms
Science
Science
Social studies
Language art
Mathematics
Reading
Read
Terms
Definition
Science
Reading
Social studies
Read
2.2 Mathematics and science
estimate
accuracy
precision
significant figures
an approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
how close a measurement is to the true or 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 or accepted value
10 terms
Level 2 "The Science of Catching Criminals"
evidence
fiber
innocence
convict
proof or something that shows another thing happened or is true
a thin thread
the state of not being guilty
to find someone guilty in a court of law
evidence
proof or something that shows another thing happened or is true
fiber
a thin thread
10 terms
Mathematics and Science
Estimate
Accuracy
Precision
Percent error
an approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
how close a measurement is to the true or accepted value
how close a group of measurements are to each other
a way to determine how accurate an experimental value is
Estimate
an approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
Accuracy
how close a measurement is to the true or accepted value
The Language of Science
a or an
aero
amphi
anti-
not or non
needing oxygen or air
both, doubly
against
a or an
not or non
aero
needing oxygen or air
86 terms
Mathematics for Computer Science
proposition
compound propositions
proof
theorem
a declarative sentence (that is, a sentence that declares a f…
new propositions formed from existing propositions using logi…
a verification of a proposition by a chain of logical deducti…
an important proposition that has been proved
proposition
a declarative sentence (that is, a sentence that declares a f…
compound propositions
new propositions formed from existing propositions using logi…
10 terms
2.2 Mathematics and scientific thinking
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
28 terms
Ch 2: Mathematics and Models in Science
metric system
International System of Units (SI)
mass
weight
A system of measurement based on the number 10.
A system of units used by scientists to measure the propertie…
A measure of how much matter is in an object.
A measure of the force of gravity acting on an object.
metric system
A system of measurement based on the number 10.
International System of Units (SI)
A system of units used by scientists to measure the propertie…
27 terms
Chapter 2: Mathematics in Science
metric system
International System of Units (SI)
mass
weight
Measurement system based on the number 10
Version of the metric system that modern scientists use
amount of matter in an object
measure of the force of gravity acting on an object
metric system
Measurement system based on the number 10
International System of Units (SI)
Version of the metric system that modern scientists use
5 terms
CH 1.4 Mathematics and Science
estimate
accuracy
reproducibility
significant figures
an approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions
how close a measurement is to the true or 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 or accepted value
8th Chapter 2: Mathematics and Models in Science
accuracy
anomalous data
estimate
feedback
How close a measurement is to the true accepted value.
Data that do not fit with the rest of a data set.
An approximation of a number based on reasonable assumptions.
Output that changes a system jor allows the system to adjust…
accuracy
How close a measurement is to the true accepted value.
anomalous data
Data that do not fit with the rest of a data set.
14 terms
Physics of Transportation Vocab 1: The Language of Physics: Using Mathematics to Describe Motion
Physics
Mass
Matter
Motion
The science of the study of matter and energy.
Measure of the amount of matter in an object.
Anything that has mass and occupies space.
A change in position of an object with respect to time and it…
Physics
The science of the study of matter and energy.
Mass
Measure of the amount of matter in an object.
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