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Science
A way of understanding the world around us
scientist
one who studies the world around us
Scientific Method
Steps that scientists follow (not necessarily in the same order) to learn more about the world around them
Observation
Using your senses (seeing, hearing, smelling, tasting, touching) to learn about an object or an event
Classify
Place or group things together that share similar properties
Measure
Find the size, distance, time, volume, area, mass, weight, or temperature of an object or event
Hypothesis
An 'educated' guess of an answer to the question
Research
Gathering of information
Question
What the scientist wants to learn more about
Data
Information collectd during the experiment
Observations
Written descriptions of what was noticed during the experiment
Conclusion
The stage that determines if the hypothesis was correct or incorrect;determine if the hypothesis is valid
Experiment
A scientific Test
Variable
One of the changes in a situation that may affect the outcome of an experiment