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Graded WebQuiz: Chapter 1 You have submitted this WebQuiz 5 times (including this time). You may submit this homework/quiz for a total of 10 times. Question #1 People sometimes have difficulty distinguishing between scientific explanations of common events and other kinds of explanation (superstition, prejudice, magic, etc.). Which of the following best helps to identify a scientific explanation? The explanation changes according to the observer. The explanation relies on local folklore. We can test the explanation by comparing its predictions to measurement results. The explanation violates our intuition. You received a raw score of 100% on this question. Question #2 A new system of units is invented where the basic unit of length is the “dak”. The “dak” is defined as equal to 3 inches, and there are 2.54 centimeters in an inch. How many “dak’s” are there in a centimeter? 0.254
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course PHY 102 taught by Professor Shangfenren during the Fall '05 term at Illinois State.

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