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Module 1 Review-Prepare for the 1.06 DBA-Prepare for the Module 1 ExamWhat is biology?Theories versus LawsWhat makes data reliable and valid?Scientific methodTypes of microscopes and their functionsThe properties of waterThe origin of life on Earth (read only lesson)
What is the study of biology?
Underline three important words in this definition.
What is the study of biology?
Underline three important words in this definition.
Theories versus Laws
Theories versus LawsTested repeatedlySupported by evidenceExplainsChange as we learn more.DescribesRarely or never change
1.02 Exploring LifeScientific QuestioningMust asktestablequestionsNoopinionsorethicalquestionsNopseudoscience
Asks a Testable QuestionTestableNot TestableHow much does a giraffe change in weightin the first three years of life?What percentage of plants in therainforest biome are vascular?Which football team is the best?Should people with high blood pressuretake Lisinopril?
Scientific ReliabilityHas it been tested and observed numerous times by morethan one group of scientists?Is the study or data documented completely, and does itfollow the scientific method?Does the information contain just the facts and avoidmixing in opinion and assumption?Is the information presented purely for public knowledge,avoiding being connected with a new product that is forsale?Does the information come from a third party that is notprofiting from the results of the study?Has the study been retested by other scientists with thesame results?Are the results reported and published in a scientificjournal?

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Biology, DNA, food supply

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