1.1 Nature of Science

  1. Science
    a way of learning more about the natural world
  2. Scientific Theory
    an attempt to explain a pattern repeatedly observed in the natural world
  3. Scientific Law
    a rule that describes a pattern in nature
  4. System
    a collection of structures, cycles, and processes that relate to and interact with each other
  5. Life Science
    the study of living systems and the ways in which they interact
  6. Earth Science
    the study of earth systems and the systems in space
  7. Physical Science
    the study of matter and energy
  8. Technology
    the practical use of science; applied science
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1.1 Nature of Science
Physcial Science Definitions 1.1