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What is the scientific method? .
Observation, Hypothesis, Testing, and Conclusion
A good experiment should have a?
Control Group. A control group is not exposed to the experimental variable.
What is Inductive Reasoning? .
Uses separate observations to arrive at general principles
What is deductive reasoning?
Reasoning from general principles to specific conclusion.
A statement that might be true is called a what?
In principle it must be possible to do what in order for a hypothesis to be consider scientific.
Disprove it.
When a group of related hypothesis have been supported it is called a?
If one of the related hypotheses is disproven the theory is demoted and called a what?