Scientific Method-1101 - Scientific Method Employing...

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    Scientific Method Employing Scientific Investigation
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    Question and Hypothesis Scientists are constantly asking questions,  as we are curious by nature Using previous studies and observations,  we can ask questions about the cause of a  particular phenomena
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    Asking Questions Phenomena must be well defined Must be testable Must be measurable Environment must be controllable
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    Developing a Hypothesis A proposed explanation is called a  hypothesis It is a tentative explanation for observations It must be testable and falsifiable
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    The Scientific Method Overview http://phyun5.ucr.edu/~wudka/Physics7/Notes_www/node6.html#SECTION02121000000000000000
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    A Constant Circle The Scientific Method  can be used to  answer questions It is a constant circle,  with one answer  leading to another  question
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    Variables A variable is any entity that can take on a value
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This note was uploaded on 05/02/2008 for the course BIOL 1101 taught by Professor Holmes during the Spring '08 term at East Carolina University .

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