Unformatted text preview: How the Biosphere is Organized 8. Define ecosystem and briefly explain how living organisms within the ecosystem may interact. 9. Explain why biodiversity is important, and the various factors that threaten biodiversity in many ecosystems worldwide. The Process of Science 10. List the stages of the scientific method. 11. Explain the process of forming a scientific hypothesis. 12. Contrast inductive reasoning with deductive reasoning. 13. Describe the process of formation of scientific theories, and list some of the basic theories in modern biology. 14. Explain the benefits and limitations of using statistical studies in science. 15. Compare and contrast a field study with an investigative study....
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- Fall '08
- Biology Outcomes ch, Contrast inductive reasoning