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The amount of matter (atoms) in an object mass
Measure of the gravitational force on and object weight
Can be solid, liquid, or gas Volume
How hot or cold matter is/ the vibration of atoms Temperature
The amount of stuff per unit of space Density
the activities through which students develop knowledge and understanding of scientific ideas Scientific inquiry
The variable that is a direct result/ __________ variable Dependant
The variable that is not affected Independant
results of using one or more of your senses to gather information and taking not of what occur observations
possible explaination for an observation that can be tested by a scientific investigation hypothesis
The group that scientists have complete control over control group
The quality of the data qualitative
How much data there is quantitative

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Scientific Method Crossword

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An Educated Guess Hypothesis
A method of procedure that has characterized natural science Scientific Method
Any factor, trait, or condition that can exist in different amounts or types Variables
Data expressing a certain quantity, amount or range quantitative data
Data that can be observed but cannot be measured qualitative data
The variable that is changed or controlled in a scientific experiment Independent variable
Conclude information from evidence & reasoning rather than from explicit statements infer
What you measure in the experiment & what is affected dependent variable
a variable that remains constant throughout an experiment Constant variables
viewing or noting a fact for some scientific purpose observe
scientific classification classify
an act of proceeding in any action or process procedure
retest in order to verify the results communicate
results through testing & analysis results

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Scientific Inquiry Crossword

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An ________ is a written explanation of the data shown in graphs. Analysis
A __________ is a written statement explaining the data analysis and whether the results support the hypothesis or not. Conclusion
In an experiment, the _____________ is observed under normal circumstances. Control Group
The ___________________ is measured during an experiment and is represented by the y axis on a graph. Dependent Variable
The ___________________ is changed during an experiment and is represented by the x axis on a graph. Independent Variable
In an experiment, the __________________ contains the independent and dependent variables. Experimental Group
A __________ is a prediction of what you believe will occur in your experiment formatted as a specific "if... then..." statement. Hypothesis
An _________ is a conclusion based on observations. Inference
A ___ is a statement based on repeated experimental observations that describes some aspect of the universe. Law
A _________ is a statement based on repeated experimental observations that describes some aspect of the universe. Principle
An ___________ is a statement based on the senses such as taste, smell, or sight. Observation
___________ is the evaluation of scientific, academic, or professional work by others working in the same field. Peer Review
Data describing observations through subjective values is ___________. Qualitative
Data describing observations through specific measurements is ___________. Quantitative
The _________________ is a set of steps that scientists use to collect information and answer questions. Scientific Method
A ______ is the best explanation for a natural phenomena that has been repeatedly tested and confirmed through observation and experimentation. theory

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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

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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

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Scientific Method Word Search

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analyze
conclusions
control
controlled
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dependentvariable
evidence
experimental
explanations
hypothesis
independentvariable
naturalworld
observations
organized
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scientificmethod
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Introduction To Biology Crossword

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Maintaining a constant internal balance Homeostasis
You need to make more organisms in order for a species to survive and continue! Reproduction
How much matter is in an object Mass
Graph A visual display of information
A value or factor in an experiment that does not change Constant
The experimental factor that is manipulated ; the variable whose affect is being studied Independent Variable
A summary of the experiment based on the results; must relate back to the hypothesis Conclusion
Amount of matter in an object Matter
Non living factors in the environment Abiotic
A particular way of gaining knowledge about the world Science
Made of a single cell Unicellular
Energy generating chemical reactions in living organisms that are necessary to maintain life Metabolism
Information obtained through senses Observation
A logical interpretation based on observation and prior knowledge or experience Inference
The group that does not receive the independent variable ;used to compare results Control Group

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Scientific Inquiry/Doing Experiments Crossword

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refers to the diverse ways in which scientists study the natural world and propose explanations based on the evidence they gather Scientific Inquiry
involves asking people questions surveys interviews. Opinionbased Research
involves research methods where the researchers try to observe an event without interfering Observational
the facts, figures, and other evidence gathered through qualitative and quantitative observations Data
an experiment in which only one variable is manipulated at a time Controlled Experiment
the factor that may change in response to the independent variable is the dependent variable Dependent Variable
the one variable that is purposely changed to test a hypothesis Independent Variable
factors that can affect the result of an experiment Variables
a possible explanation for a scientific question Hypothesis
refers to the diverse ways in which scientists study the natural world and propose explanations based on the evidence they gather Scientific Inquiry
Observe or study closely Investigate
To see or notice Observe
To reach a decision Conclude
Explain or interpret the things you observe Inferring
Making a statement or claim about what will happen in the future based on past experience or evidence Predicting
Deals with the descriptions that cannot be expressed Qualitative
Deals with numbers, or amounts (Height, Weight) Quantitative
Involves creating representations of complex objects or processes Making Models
Comparing observations and data to reach a conclusion about them Evaluating

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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

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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

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chapter 1: The Nature of Science Crossword

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facts and statistics collected together for reference or analysis data
a sample that is treated like other experimental groups except that is the independent variable is not applied to it. control
Prediction or statement that can be tested and may be formed by prior knowledge, any previous observations, and new information. hypothesis
facts, information, or ideas for use in creating a book or other work. materials
a judgment or decision reached by reasoning. conclusion
Used to answer scientific questions by testing a hypothesis through the use of a series of carefully controlled steps. experimental research
purpose, planning, or intention that exists or is thought to exist behind an action, fact, or material object. design
a room or building equipped for scientific experiments, research, or teaching, or for the manufacture of drugs or chemicals. laboratories
Factor that is being measured during an experiment. dependent variable
an electronic device for storing and processing data, typically in binary form, according to instructions given to it in a variable program. computer
Process used to investigate what is happening around us in order to solve problems or answer questions; part of everyday life. science
Answers scientific questions through observation. descriptive research
discover or reveal (something) through detailed examination analyze
Ways to solve problems that can include step-by-step plans, making models, and carefully through-out experiments. scientific method
Variable that stays the same during an experiment. constants
the size, length, or amount of something, as established by measuring. measurements
a device or implement, especially one held in the hand, used to carry out a particular function. tools
a test of the performance, qualities, or suitability of someone or something. trials
A variable that can be changed during a experiment. independent variable
A set of controlled steps carried out to discover, test, or demonstrate. experiment

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