Bio Notes 1-13-10 - The working hypothesis is the effort to...

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Biology NOTES 1/13/10 Science as a way of Knowing – Multiple Working Hypotheses Art ,literature, religion, and science all seek increased understanding; science differs from the others in that we have a coherent way of proceeding and we do this by testing hypotheses. Premature theories – caused by the need to appear wise
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Unformatted text preview: The working hypothesis is the effort to apply the scientific method to an idea that would, if not impartially investigated, become a premature theory Multiple working hypotheses attempts to initially hypothesize every rational explanation Hypotheses are to be tested not loved...
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This note was uploaded on 09/02/2010 for the course BIO 1510 taught by Professor Unknown during the Spring '07 term at Georgia Institute of Technology.

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