process used to answer or solve questions
ScientificMethod
seeking knowledge
Inquiry
investigation into a subject in order to discover facts or information
Research
tentative explanation for an observation, phenomenon, or scientific problem that can be tested by further investigation
Hypothesis
a procedure that discovers or proves something
Experiment
the variable that the scientists controls
IndependentVariable
the variable that is changed by the independent variable
DependentVariable
something that does not change
Constant
variable that does not change
Control
qualities of something
Observations
a quality that can be seen, described
Qualitative
a quality that can be measured
Quantitative
To examine the structure of something, used to discuss or interpret
Analysis
to determine the amount of something mathematically
Calculations
the end
Conclusion
an opinion that there is no reason to have
Bias
a model that helps to explain knowledge
ScientificModels
a theory used in the scientific method
ScientificTheory
something that has already been proven that cannot be changed
ScientificLaw
act of communicating
Communication