Ch. 1 Vocab. (Science)

  1. science
    the study of things
  2. Scientific theory
    an attempt to explain a pattern observed repeatly 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 the space
  7. Physical science
    the study of matter and energy is
  8. Technology
    the practical use of science, or applied science
  9. Hypothesis
    a reasonable and educated possible answer based on what you know and what u observed
  10. Infer
    to draw a conclusion based on what you observed
  11. Controlled Experiment
    involves changing one factor and observing its effect on another while keeping all other factors constant
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Ch. 1 Vocab. (Science)
Ch. 1 Vocab. (Science)