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Scientific Investigation Vocabulary Crossword

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experiment done several times repeated trial
procedure, plan, or directions scientists follow when doing investigations Scientific method
possible answer to a question or problem hypothesis
think about and study data analyze
statement or sentence explaining what you discovered in your experiment conclusion
written record used by scientist to share results of an experiment lab report
"make or create"an experiment design
diverse ways scientists study natural world Scientific inquiry
skill using one or more senses to gather information and data observation
facts, figures, and other evidence gathered by observations data
interpretation of an observation based on evidence about events that have already occurred inference
any factor that can change in an experiment variable
one factor scientist changes to test hypothesis in an experiment independent variable
factor that changes due to changes made to the independent variable in an experiment dependant variable
experiment which all variables except one stays the same controlled experiment
well tested concept explaining wide range of observations Scientific theory
process of studying results and data to find patterns analysis
tool used to measure mass triple beam balance
all factors and materials remaining the same in experiment constant
fair test driven by a hypothesis experiment
tool used to measure volume graduated cylinder
distance between two points length
amount of matter in an object mass
tool used to measure length meter stick
forecast on what may happen in future situations prediction
amount of space an object takes up volume
standard that other conditions are compared to in experiment control
proven hypothesis due to many experiments and consistent days theory

The Scientific Method Crossword

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To group information into categories Classify
The variable that depends on other factors, also the variable that will be measured and affected during the experiment Dependent Variable
To examine carefully and in detail to identify Analyze
To observe carefully and in detail Examine
To make a conclusion based on reasoning and observations Infer
The action or process of examining something carefully in order to Observation
To name or recognize something based on its properties Identify
A standard to compare with the results in an experiment Control
The variables that the experimenter changes to test their dependent variable Independent Variable
A statement predicting the result of a controlled scientific experiment Hypothesis
The process used by scientists to solve problems Scientific Method
To determine the extent, quantity or dimensions Measure
The methodological studying of the natural world through experimentation and verification of facts Science
Evidence gathered through observations (especially during experiments) Data
The outcome or conclusion of an experiment after a period of time Result
Visual aids used by scientists to communicate results of an experiment Graphs
The collecting of information on a particular subject Research
A feature of the experiment that does not change Constant
To form an idea as a result of the analysis of the data Formulate
A detailed series of steps to follow to perform an experiment Procedure
To write down in permanent form for later reference Record
To cause favoritism or influence to experimental results Bias
To repeat a research study, usually with different participants and in different situations, to confirm the results of the original study Replicate
A scientific procedure undertaken to make a discovery, test a hypothesis or demonstrate a known fact Experiment
What a scientist writes summarizing the results of an experiment Conclusion
To record observations, research and other information related to the experiment Journal
To notice similarities or differences Compare
Indicate in advance on the basis of observation, experience or scientific reason Predict
The first step in the scientific method is to define or identify the ________. Problems
Part of the experiment capable to change Variable

Nature Of Science Crossword

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In science, (blank) can also involve the recording of data via the use of instruments Observation
An (blank) is a logical interpretation based on what scientists observe. Inference
consisting in systematic observation, measurement, and experiment, and the formulation, testing, and modification of hypotheses. Scientific Method
variables that the experimenter changes independent variable
variable being tested in a scientific experiment Dependent Variable
is an experiment or observation designed to minimize the effects of variables other than the independent variable. control
an idea or explanation that you then test through study and experimentation. hypothesis
final process of the basic scientific method Conclusion
"a method of investigation involving observation and theory to test scientific hypotheses." analysis
which serves to either support or counter a scientific theory or hypothesis. Evidence
researcher subjectively gathers information that focuses more on the differences in quality than the differences in quantity, qualitative
of, relating to, or expressible in terms of quantity Quantitative

Unit 1 Vocabulary Review Crossword

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An event, condition, or factor that can be changed or controlled in order to study or test a hypothesis in a scientific experiment. Variable
A term used to describe the certainty of data or results of an investigation or experiment. Valid
Multiple sets of measurements or observations in a scientific investigation. Trials
An explanation for some naturally occurring event developed from extensive Theory
A term used to describe a question that can be answered through an experiment or observation. Testable
The variable manipulated by the experimenter in order to study changes in the outcome variable. TestVariable
Observations obtained by following a preplanned method of observation. systematic
The reproduction of a scientific investigation by another person to ensure accuracy. replication
Making multiple sets of measurements or observations in a scientific investigation repetitions
To state what one thinks will happen under certain conditions based on data or observation predict
A factor, usually being measured or observed, that responds to, or depends on, another factor (test variable). outcomevariable
Information about the natural world gathered through the senses and/or scientific instruments. observation
A replica or description designed to show the workings or structure of an object or system. model
A scientific principle based on many observations of naturally occurring events that demonstrate it to be without exception under certain stated conditions. See also theory. Law
An organized scientific study of the natural world that may include making systematic observations, asking questions, gathering information, analyzing data, summarizing results, drawing conclusions, and/or communicating results. Investigation
An explanation based on evidence that is not directly observed Inference
A statement that can be tested scientifically through experiments and/or other scientific investigations. hypothesis
A scientific test or procedure that is carried out under controlled conditions to answer a scientific question. experiment
Evidence based on observations or experiments rather than theory. empiricalevidence
Measurements or observations collected and recorded in an experiment or investigation data
A factor or condition in a scientific experiment that is purposefully kept the same. controlledvariable
A group in a scientific experiment that serves as a reference for comparison to the experimental group; a group that is untreated by the factor being tested. controlgroup
A statement that tells what an investigation showed, based on observations and data. conclusion
To examine methodically by separating into parts and studying their interrelatedness. Analyze

chemistry Word Search

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mole ratio
reaction
state symbol
diatomic element
dimensional analysis
matter
pure substance
homogeneous mixture
heterogeneous mixture
element
molecule
lanthanide
actinide
transition metal
octet rule
noble gas
alkali metal
period
group
periodic table
percent error
percent yield
molecular formula
empirical formula
atomic weight
significant figure
formula unit
molar mass
anion
cation
measurement
density
conversion factor
stoichiometry
proton
neutron
electron
avogadro
atom
mole

I.E.D Unit 3 key terms Crossword

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The closeness to the actual or accepted value Accuracy
Indicates the end of a dimension line or leader line Arrowheads
A measuring instrument with 2 adjustable jaws used to measure diameter and thickmess Caliper
A group of values used to analyze the distribution of data Class Interval
To change a unit into a different quantity Convert
Facts and statistics used for reference or analysis Data
A group of individual values that are related in some way Data Set
Having the 3 principles of height depth and width Dimension
A line that represents distance Dimension lines
A statistical chart consisting of data points plotted Dot plot
The rate something occurs over a particular period Frequency
A diagrams howing the relation between 2 variable quantities Graph
A graph of vertical bars representing the frequency distribution of a set data Histogram
An international system of 7 measuring units International System
Adding all the values then dividing by the number of value Mean
The number in the middle Median
To determine the size, amount, or degree of an object Measure
A method of visually displaying a distribution of data values where each value is show as a dot or mark above a number line Line plot
A change or slight difference in condition, amount, or level Variation
A standard quantity in terms of which other quantities may be expressed Unit
A system of measurement used in the United States US Measuring system
The value shown the most Mode
Collections of data Statistics
The distance of a value in a population from the mean value of the population Standard Deviation
The digits in a decimal number that carry meaning contributing to the precision or accuracy of the quantity Significant Digits
A graph in the coordinate plane representing a set of bivariate data Scatter plot
The degree to which repeated measurements show the same result Precision
A function that represents the distribution of variables as a symmetrical bell-shaped graph Normal Distribution
A number value or algebraic equation that is used to control the size or location of a geometric figure Numeric Constraint
A propotion between 2 set of dimensions Scale
An non-govrnment global organizations which is the development of technical standards through consensus ISO

Statistics Vocabulary Crossword

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Facts and statistics collected together for reference or analysis Data
Practice or science of collecting and analyzing numerical data in large quantities Statistics
The entire pool from which a statistical sample is drawn Population
Official count or survey of a population Census
A small part or quantity intended to show what the whole is like Sample
A numerical or other measurable factor forming one of a set that defines a system or sets the conditions of its operation Parameter
A fact or piece of data from a study of a large quantity of numerical data Statistic
Data expressing a certain quantity, amount or range Quantitative Data
Is typically descriptive data and as such is harder to analyze than Quantitative data Qualitative Data
Results from either a finite number of possible values or a countable number Discrete
Results from infinitely many possible values that can be on a continuous scale without gaps or interruptions Continuous
Level if measurement of data; characterizes data that consists of names, labels ,or categories only. Nominal
Characterizes data that may be arranged in order, but differences between data values either cannot be determined or are meaningless Ordinal
Characterizes data that can be arranged in order, but differences between data values are meaningful Interval
Characterizes data that can be arranged in order, for which differences between data values are meaningful, and there is an inherent zero starting point. Ratio
Study in which we observe and measure specific characteristics, but dont attempt to manipulate or modify the subjects being studied Observational Study
Study in which data are observed, measured, and collected at one point in time Cross Sectional Study
Longitudinal cohort study that follows over time a group of similar individuals who differ with respect to certain factors under study, to determinehow these factors affect rates of certain outcome Prospective Study
Studies a cohort of individuals that share a common exposure factor to determine its influence Retrospective Study
a variable in a statistical model that correlates (directly or inversely) with both the dependent variable and an independent variable. Confounding
The practice of keeping patients in the dark as to whether they are receiving a placebo or not. Blinding
noun: placebo effect; plural noun: placebo effects a beneficial effect, produced by a placebo drug or treatment, that cannot be attributed to the properties of the placebo itself, and must therefore be due to the patient's belief in that treatment. Placebo Effect
denoting a test or trial, especially of a drug, in which any information that may influence the behavior of the tester or the subject is withheld until after the test. Double Blind
With a randomized block design, the experimenter divides subjects into subgroups called blocks, such that the variability within blocks is less than the variability between blocks. Then, subjects within each block are randomly assigned to treatment conditions. Blocks
the repetition of an experimental condition so that the variability associated with the phenomenon can be estimated. Replication
type of probability sampling method in which sample members from a larger population are selected according to a random starting point and a fixed periodic interval. Systematic Sampling
One of the non-probability sampling methods Convenience Sampling
Type of sampling method where the researcher divides the population into seperate groups, called strata Stratified Sampling
sampling technique used when "natural" but relatively heterogeneous groupings are evident in a statistical population Cluster Sampling
the error caused by observing a sample instead of the whole population Sampling Error
the deviations of estimates from their true values that are not a function of the sample chosen, including various systematic errors and random errors that are not due to sampling. Nonsampling Error
a method of selecting a sample (random sample) from a statistical population in such a way that every possible sample that could be selected has a predetermined probability of being selected Random Sample
subset of a statistical population in which each member of the subset has an equal probability of being chosen. Simple Random Sample
Subjects that are very carefully chosen Rigorously Controlled Design
subjects are put into blocks through a process of random selection Completely Randomized Design

Microsoft Excel Vocabulary Words Crossword

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A function that automatically identifies and adds ranges of cells in your worksheet AutoSum
The name of the cell is determined by the name of the row and the column intersecting, such as A8 Cell Address
When you move the mouse while holding down the mouse button (usually the left) to select a range cells Drag
The identifying name that reflects the information contained in a column or row in a worksheet, such as name or date Label
A command line above the worksheet where text, numbers, and formulas are entered into a worksheet Formula Bar
The rectangular shaped area on a worksheet that is created by the intersection of columns and rows Cell
A drop-down menu item and a button on the standard toolbar that allows you to select a formula that you wish to apply to data in your worksheet Function
In a worksheet, the vertical spaces with headings A,B,C and so on Column
The identifying letters and numbers for columns and rows. Columns are identified with letters, rows with numbers. Headings
Tabs you see at the bottom of your workbook file, labeled Sheet 1, Sheet 2, and so. Sheet Tabs
An Excel file that contains individual worksheets. Also called spreadsheet file. Workbook

Excel Vocabulary Crossword

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New document. Like a notebook, contains sheets on which data is entered. Workbook
allows you to enter, calculate, manipulate, and analyze data such as numbers and text inside a workbook. Worksheet
pictorially represent data. charts
is drawn on the same worksheet as the data Embedded chart
cell in which data is currently being entered; has a heavy border and is in the Name box. Active cell
identified by column letter then row number (A1, A2, B2, C1, etc.) cell reference
displays active cell; located immediately above column A. Used to select a cell Name box
displays data being entered in a cell Formula bar
a box that is made when each column and row meets. cell
horizontal, identified with numbers row
vertical, identified by letters column
a feature of Excel which allows you to change several characteristics of a cell, such as font type, font size, & font color, all at once. cell style
The number format that causes the cells to display with two decimal places. accounting
horizontal and vertical lines gridlines
bottom right corner of a cell, allows you to copy formulas or cell contents Fill handle
a series of two or more adjacent cells in a column, row, or rectangle. range
Starts every formula. Equal sign
A prewritten formula (Average, Sum, etc. Function
the values you use with a function argument
displays the highest value in a range max
displays the lowest value in a range min
a number, such as a whole number, a fraction, or a decimal value
displays the formulas instead of values. Pres ctrl~ to display. Formulas version
a predefined set of colors, fonts, chart styles, cell styles and fill effects Theme
displays the worksheet as it will appear when printed. Print preview

Biology Chapter 1 Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle

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The study of life biology
Anything that has all the characteristics of life organism
something arranged in an orderly way organization
the addition of mass growth
natural changes over an organisms life development
the production of offspring reproduction
a group of breeding organisms species
the ability to react to an internal or external environment stimulus
a reaction response
anything upsetter by its normal state homeostasis
any inherited characteristic adaptation
study of the natural world science
explanation of a natural phenomeon supported by many observations and experiments theory
relationships under certain conditions in nature law
procedures and results of experiments that are evaluated by other scientist who are in the same feild peer review
the feild of study that applies science to matters of legal interest and areas such as archaeology forensics
set of moral principles or values ethics
information gained from observations data
group in experiment that is exposed to the factor being tested experimental group
direct method of gathering information in an orderly way observation
experimental group NOT exposed to the factor being tested control group
organized series of events in scientific inquiry scientific method
factor in experiment that depends on changes of the independent variable dependent variable
factor that remains fixed in experiment while independent and dependent variables change constant
tested factor in experiment independent variable
investigation done in a controlled setting that tests a hypothesis experiment
testable explanation of a situation hypothesis
logical conclusion based on gathered information inferences
international system of units SI
measuring units with divisions that are powers of ten metric system