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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…
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
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
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…
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
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
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…
Variables
independent variable
dependent variable
constant variable
investigator
a factor or condition that is changed in an experiment
a factor or condition that is affected/impacted by the change…
factors or conditions that must stay the same in an experiment
a person who carries out a formal inquiry or investigation
independent variable
a factor or condition that is changed in an experiment
dependent variable
a factor or condition that is affected/impacted by the change…
13 terms
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…
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
13 terms
Variables
Experiment
Control group
Constant variables or conditions
Dependent Variable
an organized procedure for testing a hypothesis.... ex; how many…
A standard for comparison. Not treated with variable
What does not change in an experiment.... ex; brand of popcorn,…
What is being measured in the experiment; a factor whose valu…
Experiment
an organized procedure for testing a hypothesis.... ex; how many…
Control group
A standard for comparison. Not treated with variable
20 terms
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…
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
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
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.
16 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…
Variables
Cause and Effect... Cause is why somethi…
Variable
Independent Variable
Dependent Variable
Cause is why something happens.... Effect is what happened. ... Po…
A factor in the experiment that can be changed.... Un factor en…
The variable that is changed by the scientist; the 'I control…
The variable that might change because of what the scientist…
Cause and Effect... Cause is why somethi…
Cause is why something happens.... Effect is what happened. ... Po…
Variable
A factor in the experiment that can be changed.... Un factor en…
5 terms
Variables
Variable
Set () to ()
Change () by ()
Show Variable ()
a changeable value recorded in Scratch's memory. Variables ca…
will set the specified variable to the given value: a string…
will change the specified variable by a given amount
shows the specified variable's Stage monitor
Variable
a changeable value recorded in Scratch's memory. Variables ca…
Set () to ()
will set the specified variable to the given value: a string…
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…
14 terms
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,…
variables
Variable
Constant
Coefficient
Like Terms
A symbol for a number we don't know yet. It is usually a lett…
A fixed value, a number on its own
a number used to multiply a variable
terms whose variables are the same.
Variable
A symbol for a number we don't know yet. It is usually a lett…
Constant
A fixed value, a number on its own
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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.
14 terms
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,…
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…
9 terms
Variables
Independent Variable
Dependent Variable
Constant Variable
Hypothesis
Purposely Changed
Measured
Stays the same
Educated Guess
Independent Variable
Purposely Changed
Dependent Variable
Measured
31 terms
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,…
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
13 terms
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…
14 terms
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
13 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.
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
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…
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
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
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.
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…
Variables
Independent Variable
Dependent Variable
Constant Variable
Hypothesis
Purposely Changed
Measured
Stays the same
An educated Guess
Independent Variable
Purposely Changed
Dependent Variable
Measured
14 terms
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
Pendulum
Cycle
Variable
Controlled Experiment
A mass hung from a fixed point, free to swing back and fourth…
Any motion or activity that repeats it self
Is something you change or manipulate in a experimaent
An experiment in witch one, and only one variable is changed…
Pendulum
A mass hung from a fixed point, free to swing back and fourth…
Cycle
Any motion or activity that repeats it self
5 terms
Variables
Controlled Experiment
Standard
Cycle
Pendulum
A experiment in which only 1 variable is changed.
The basic procedure used in a controlled experiment, before c…
A motion of activity that repeats
A mass from a fixed point, free to swing while in motion.
Controlled Experiment
A experiment in which only 1 variable is changed.
Standard
The basic procedure used in a controlled experiment, before c…
Variables
Manipulated Variable
Controlled Variable
Responding Variable
Nuisance Variable
An independent variable that is manipulated to achieve a
a variable that is constant and unchanged.
the variable that changes as a result of the changes in the m…
an unwanted variable
Manipulated Variable
An independent variable that is manipulated to achieve a
Controlled Variable
a variable that is constant and unchanged.
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…
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
Controlled Experiment
Standard
Pendulum
Variable
An experiment in which one,and only one, variable is changed…
The basic procedure used in a controlled experiment, before c…
a mass hung from a fixed point, free to swing back and forth…
Something you manipulate or change in an experiment
Controlled Experiment
An experiment in which one,and only one, variable is changed…
Standard
The basic procedure used in a controlled experiment, before c…
variables
pendulum
cycle
vareable
controled experiment
a mass hung from a fixed point free to swing back and forth w…
any motion or activity that repeats it's self
a factor or condition that can change and effect the out come…
an expriment in witch only one variable is changed in order t…
pendulum
a mass hung from a fixed point free to swing back and forth w…
cycle
any motion or activity that repeats it's self
Variables
Pendulum
Cycle
Variable
Controlled experiment
a mass hung from a fixed point, free to swing back and forth…
any motion or activity that repeats itself
a factor or condition that can change and might affect the ou…
an experiment in which one, and only one, variable is changed…
Pendulum
a mass hung from a fixed point, free to swing back and forth…
Cycle
any motion or activity that repeats itself
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…
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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