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Variables
changing variable
controlled variable
hypothesis
experiment
The one thing you are going to change to investigate what eff…
Factor in an experiment that a scientist purposely keeps the…
A testable prediction.
A research method in which an investigator manipulates one or…
changing variable
The one thing you are going to change to investigate what eff…
controlled variable
Factor in an experiment that a scientist purposely keeps the…
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Variables
independent variable
dependent variable
controlled variable
hypothesis
The experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable who…
The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response…
Factor in an experiment that a scientist purposely keeps the…
A testable prediction.
independent variable
The experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable who…
dependent variable
The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response…
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Variables
independent
dependent
constants
a
The variable changed by the experimenter.
The variable that is measured.
The variables that are kept the same.
You are planning an experiment to find out whether the rate a…
independent
The variable changed by the experimenter.
dependent
The variable that is measured.
Variables
independent variable
dependent variable
controlled variable
hypothesis
The experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable who…
The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response…
Factor in an experiment that a scientist purposely keeps the…
A testable prediction.
independent variable
The experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable who…
dependent variable
The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response…
Variables
variable
control group
controlled experiment
data
A factor that can change in an experiment
anything taken as a basis of comparison
an experiment where variables are kept the same except the on…
information that describes events or things such as temperatu…
variable
A factor that can change in an experiment
control group
anything taken as a basis of comparison
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Variables
independent
dependent
constants
a
The variable changed by the experimenter.
The variable that is measured.
The variables that are kept the same.
You are planning an experiment to find out whether the rate a…
independent
The variable changed by the experimenter.
dependent
The variable that is measured.
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Variables
Variable
Pendulum
Cycle
Standard
anything you can change in an experiment that MIGHT affect th…
a mass hanging from a fixed point that is free to swing back…
any motion or activity the repeats itself
basic procedure in controlled experiment BEFORE changing any…
Variable
anything you can change in an experiment that MIGHT affect th…
Pendulum
a mass hanging from a fixed point that is free to swing back…
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Variables
Independent Variable
Dependent Variable
Constant Variable
Hypothesis
Purposely Changed
Measured
Stays the same
Educated Guess
Independent Variable
Purposely Changed
Dependent Variable
Measured
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Variables
independent (test) variable
dependent (outcome) variable
constants
a
The variable changed by the experimenter.
The variable that is measured.
The variables that are kept the same.
You are planning an experiment to find out whether the rate a…
independent (test) variable
The variable changed by the experimenter.
dependent (outcome) variable
The variable that is measured.
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Variables
independent
dependent
constants
a
The variable changed by the experimenter.
The variable that is measured.
The variables that are kept the same.
You are planning an experiment to find out whether the rate a…
independent
The variable changed by the experimenter.
dependent
The variable that is measured.
10 terms
Variables
independent variable
dependent variable
controlled variable
hypothesis
The experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable who…
The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response…
Factor in an experiment that a scientist purposely keeps the…
A testable prediction.
independent variable
The experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable who…
dependent variable
The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response…
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Variables
Observation
Experiment
Hypothesis
Variable
using your 5 senses to make a conclusion
when you test a hypothesis
a testable question
the things tested in an experiment
Observation
using your 5 senses to make a conclusion
Experiment
when you test a hypothesis
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Variables
independent
dependent
constants
a
The variable changed by the experimenter.
The variable that is measured.
The variables that are kept the same.
You are planning an experiment to find out whether the rate a…
independent
The variable changed by the experimenter.
dependent
The variable that is measured.
10 terms
Variables
pendulum
cycle
variable
independent variable
a mass hanging from a fixed point that is free to swing
any motion or activity that repeats itself
anything you can change in an experiment that might affect th…
what you know before the experiment
pendulum
a mass hanging from a fixed point that is free to swing
cycle
any motion or activity that repeats itself
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Variables
independent
dependent
constants
a
The variable changed by the experimenter.
The variable that is measured.
The variables that are kept the same.
You are planning an experiment to find out whether the rate a…
independent
The variable changed by the experimenter.
dependent
The variable that is measured.
17 terms
Variables
independent
dependent
constants
a
The variable changed by the experimenter.
The variable that is measured.
The variables that are kept the same.
You are planning an experiment to find out whether the rate a…
independent
The variable changed by the experimenter.
dependent
The variable that is measured.
17 terms
Variables
independent
dependent
constants
a
The variable changed by the experimenter.
The variable that is measured.
The variables that are kept the same.
You are planning an experiment to find out whether the rate a…
independent
The variable changed by the experimenter.
dependent
The variable that is measured.
10 terms
Variables
independent variable
dependent variable
controlled variable
hypothesis
The experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable who…
The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response…
Factor in an experiment that a scientist purposely keeps the…
A testable prediction.
independent variable
The experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable who…
dependent variable
The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response…
17 terms
Variables
Independent
Dependent
Control
a
The variable changed by the experimenter.
The variable that is measured.
The variables that are kept the same.
You are planning an experiment to find out whether the rate a…
Independent
The variable changed by the experimenter.
Dependent
The variable that is measured.
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Variables
independent (manipulated)
dependent (responding)
constants (controlled)
a
The variable changed by the experimenter.
The variable that is measured.
The variables that are kept the same.
You are planning an experiment to find out whether the rate a…
independent (manipulated)
The variable changed by the experimenter.
dependent (responding)
The variable that is measured.
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Variables
independent
dependent
controlled variable
a) shape of the container
The variable changed by the experimenter.
The variable that is measured.
The variables that are kept the same.
You are planning an experiment to find out whether the rate a…
independent
The variable changed by the experimenter.
dependent
The variable that is measured.
Variables
independent
dependent
constants
A
The variable changed by the experimenter.
The variable that is measured.
The variables that are kept the same.
You are planning an experiment to find out whether the rate a…
independent
The variable changed by the experimenter.
dependent
The variable that is measured.
12 terms
Variables
independent variable
dependent variable
controlled variable
hypothesis
The experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable who…
The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response…
Factor in an experiment that a scientist purposely keeps the…
A testable prediction.
independent variable
The experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable who…
dependent variable
The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response…
12 terms
Variables
independent
dependent
constants
a
The variable changed by the experimenter.
The variable that is measured.
The variables that are kept the same.
You are planning an experiment to find out whether the rate a…
independent
The variable changed by the experimenter.
dependent
The variable that is measured.
10 terms
Variables
independent variable
dependent variable
controlled variable
hypothesis
The experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable who…
The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response…
Factor in an experiment that a scientist purposely keeps the…
A testable prediction.
independent variable
The experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable who…
dependent variable
The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response…
17 terms
Variables
independent
dependent
constants
Shape of the container
The variable changed by the experimenter.
The variable that is measured.
The variables that are kept the same.
You are planning an experiment to find out whether the rate a…
independent
The variable changed by the experimenter.
dependent
The variable that is measured.
17 terms
Variables
variable
standard (control)
controlled experiment
data
A factor that can change in an experiment
anything taken as a basis of comparison
an experiment where variables are kept the same except the on…
information that describes events or things such as temperatu…
variable
A factor that can change in an experiment
standard (control)
anything taken as a basis of comparison
18 terms
Variables
Variable
Pendulum
Cycle
Capacity
Anything you change in an experiment that might affect the ou…
A mass hanging from a fixed point that is free to swing to an…
Any motion or activity that repeats itself.
The maximum volume of fluids that a container can hold.
Variable
Anything you change in an experiment that might affect the ou…
Pendulum
A mass hanging from a fixed point that is free to swing to an…
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Variables
variable
pendulum
cycle
capacity
anything that you can change in an experiment that might affe…
a mass hanging from a fixed point that is free to swing to an…
any motion or activity that repeats itself
the greatest amount of fluid a container can hold
variable
anything that you can change in an experiment that might affe…
pendulum
a mass hanging from a fixed point that is free to swing to an…
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Variables
Variable
Independent Variable
Cause
Dependent Variable
Any factor or characteristic that can change or be changed in…
Variable the scientist changes in an experiment. There can on…
Common term for an independent variable. There can only be one!
Variable the scientist observes or measures in an experiment.
Variable
Any factor or characteristic that can change or be changed in…
Independent Variable
Variable the scientist changes in an experiment. There can on…
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Variables
Experiment
Controlled Variable
Dependent Variable
Independent Variable
an organized procedure for testing a hypothesis.... ex; how many…
What does not change in an experiment.... ex; brand of popcorn,…
What is being measured in the experiment; a factor whose valu…
the factor adjusted by the scientist or person doing the expe…
Experiment
an organized procedure for testing a hypothesis.... ex; how many…
Controlled Variable
What does not change in an experiment.... ex; brand of popcorn,…
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Variables
Experiment
Controlled Variable
Dependent Variable
Independent Variable
an organized procedure for testing a hypothesis.... ex; how many…
What does not change in an experiment.... ex; brand of popcorn,…
What is being measured in the experiment; a factor whose valu…
the factor adjusted by the scientist or person doing the expe…
Experiment
an organized procedure for testing a hypothesis.... ex; how many…
Controlled Variable
What does not change in an experiment.... ex; brand of popcorn,…
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Variables
Controlled Variable
Dependent Variable
Independent Variable
How does the type of metal affect the…
What does not change in an experiment.... ex; brand of popcorn,…
What is being measured in the experiment; a factor whose valu…
the factor adjusted by the scientist or person doing the expe…
Independent variable
Controlled Variable
What does not change in an experiment.... ex; brand of popcorn,…
Dependent Variable
What is being measured in the experiment; a factor whose valu…
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Variables
Experiment
Controlled Variable
Dependent Variable
Independent Variable
an organized procedure for testing a hypothesis.... ex; how many…
What does not change in an experiment.... ex; brand of popcorn,…
What is being measured in the experiment; a factor whose valu…
the factor adjusted by the scientist or person doing the expe…
Experiment
an organized procedure for testing a hypothesis.... ex; how many…
Controlled Variable
What does not change in an experiment.... ex; brand of popcorn,…
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Variables
It is January and Haley, Sarah and Bec…
A group of middle school students were…
A social psychologist thinks that peop…
After reading the latest issue of Orga…
IV: type of insulators (wool, cotton, or nylon)... DV: temperatu…
IV: money or not... DV: test scores
IV: # of people looking up... DV: # of people passing who look up
IV: time of aging fish sticks ... DV: eggplant growth
It is January and Haley, Sarah and Bec…
IV: type of insulators (wool, cotton, or nylon)... DV: temperatu…
A group of middle school students were…
IV: money or not... DV: test scores
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Variables
Control variables
Independent variables
Dependent variables
bottles
things that are the same
things that are different
things that are made
control
Control variables
things that are the same
Independent variables
things that are different
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Variables
Independent Variable
Dependent Variable
Variable
Control Variables
The TESTED variable... The CAUSE variable... The MANIPULATED variable
The MEASURED variable... The EFFECT variable... The RESPONDING vari…
Something that could change.
Variables that are kept the SAME (constant)... in order to isola…
Independent Variable
The TESTED variable... The CAUSE variable... The MANIPULATED variable
Dependent Variable
The MEASURED variable... The EFFECT variable... The RESPONDING vari…
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Variables
Independent Variable
Dependent Variable
Constant Variable
Hypothesis
Purposely Changed
Measured
Stays the same
An educated Guess
Independent Variable
Purposely Changed
Dependent Variable
Measured
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Variables
Independent Variable
Dependent Variable
Control Variable
Control Group
The part of an experiment that is being changed or tested
The part of an experiment that is being measured or observed
The part of an experiment that stays the same
The part of an experiment that does not get the variable bein…
Independent Variable
The part of an experiment that is being changed or tested
Dependent Variable
The part of an experiment that is being measured or observed
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Variables
pendulum
cycle
variable
standard
A mass suspended on a pivot point that is free to swing
Any motion or activity that repeats itself
Anything that you can change in an experiment that might affe…
The basic procedure used in a controlled experiment, before c…
pendulum
A mass suspended on a pivot point that is free to swing
cycle
Any motion or activity that repeats itself
5 terms
Variables
Independent Variable
Dependent Variables
Variable
Cause and effect relationships
This is something changed by the scientist.
This is what the scientist focuses his or her observations on.
The things that are changing in an experiment.
Explains why things happen and allow you to reliably predict…
Independent Variable
This is something changed by the scientist.
Dependent Variables
This is what the scientist focuses his or her observations on.
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Variables
2 + x
$3.45 + $2.00(x)
($3.25c) + ($2.00x)
$3.25 + $2.00
Which expression matches the phrase "2 more than a number"
Which expression matches the following: "Richard charges $3.4…
Which expression matches the following phrase: "Yolanda makes…
Which expression matches the following phrase: "A dog treat c…
2 + x
Which expression matches the phrase "2 more than a number"
$3.45 + $2.00(x)
Which expression matches the following: "Richard charges $3.4…
10 terms
Variables
independent variable
dependent variable
controlled variable
hypothesis
The experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable who…
The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response…
Factor in an experiment that a scientist purposely keeps the…
A testable prediction.
independent variable
The experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable who…
dependent variable
The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response…
13 terms
Variables
2 + x
$3.45 + $2.00(x)
($3.25c) + ($2.00x)
$3.25 + $2.00
Which expression matches the phrase "2 more than a number"
Which expression matches the following: "Richard charges $3.4…
Which expression matches the following phrase: "Yolanda makes…
Which expression matches the following phrase: "A dog treat c…
2 + x
Which expression matches the phrase "2 more than a number"
$3.45 + $2.00(x)
Which expression matches the following: "Richard charges $3.4…
5 terms
Variables
Integer
String
Boolean
Real
A whole number
Characters including numbers and symbols
True or False
A real number that can contain a decimal place
Integer
A whole number
String
Characters including numbers and symbols
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Variables
pendulum
cycle
variable
experiment
a mass hanging from a fixed point that is free to swing to an…
any motion or activity that repeats itseld
anything you can change in an experiment that might affect th…
an investigation designed to find out how variables affect ou…
pendulum
a mass hanging from a fixed point that is free to swing to an…
cycle
any motion or activity that repeats itseld
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Variables
variable
independent variable
dependent variable
two-coordinate graph
anything you can change that might affect the outcome of an e…
what I knew BEFORE the experiment started - graphed on the ho…
what I found out as a RESULT of doing the experiment - graphe…
contains x and y axes used to plot points with and x-coordina…
variable
anything you can change that might affect the outcome of an e…
independent variable
what I knew BEFORE the experiment started - graphed on the ho…
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Variables
horizontal displacement
vertical displacement
horizontal velocity
vertical velocity
x
y
Vx
Vy
horizontal displacement
x
vertical displacement
y
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variables
method
puts
argument
string
a reusable chunk of code that sometimes accepts arguments. It…
a method that outputs an object to the terminal
information that a method needs in order to return an answer
any amount of characters surrounded by double quotes
method
a reusable chunk of code that sometimes accepts arguments. It…
puts
a method that outputs an object to the terminal
11 terms
Variables
variable
pendulum
cycle
controlled experiment
anything you can change that might affect the outcome of an e…
a mass hanging from a fixed point that is free to swing back…
any motion or activity that repeats itself
an experiment in which one variable is changed and the outcom…
variable
anything you can change that might affect the outcome of an e…
pendulum
a mass hanging from a fixed point that is free to swing back…
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