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One – September 10, 2010 Overview: 1. Measurement in Science a. Scientific Notation b. Unit Conversions c. Experiment 2. Organs, Systems, and Organization of the Body 3. Microscopy Chapter One – Measurement In Science 1. Scientific Method a. Scientific Method is the explanations for various biological phenomenons involving a series of logical steps. i. Observations ii. Hypothesis iii. Experiment iv. Analysis of Data v. Conclusions 2. Conversions (w/Scientific Notation) a. Extremely important for scientists around the globe to be able to communicate to one another. b. Use one common system of measurements (metric system)
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Unformatted text preview: 3. What are the units of measure of the Metric System? a. Length meter b. Volume liter c. Time second d. Mass kilogram 4. How to Convert? a. Length: i. 1 Km = 1000 m ii. 1 m = 1000 mm/100 cm b. Mass: i. 1 Kg = 1000 gm ii. 1 gm = 1000 mg c. Volume: i. 1 Liter = 1000 mL ii. 1 mL = 1000 uL We will not be converting Metric & English 5. Measurement In Science a. Scientific Notation i. 643.12 = 6.4312 x 10^2 ii. 0.00475 = 4.75 x 10^-3 6. Conversions (w/scientific notation) a. 7.56 km = _________ m 1000 m = 1 km km m 7....
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This note was uploaded on 12/16/2010 for the course BIO SCI 202 taught by Professor Garrison during the Spring '08 term at Wisconsin Milwaukee.

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