What is Science and Life?. Test Friday, October 14 th Review Session Friday Morning. Six Steps of Scientific Method. A. Question B. Hypothesis C. Experiment D. Data Collection E. Analyze Information F. Report Results – Communication Steps or Procedure used to test a question.
Test Friday, October 14th
Review Session Friday Morning
D. Data Collection
E. Analyze Information
F. Report Results – Communication
Steps or Procedure used to test a question
Prediction is a guess about what is going to happen in the future!
Inference is a guess about what has happened or is happening right now and you cannot see
I think it’s going to rain tomorrow
Take something complex and make simpler or easier to understand from a new perspective
Control: Group that nothing new is being tested on
Variable: A factor in an experiment that can change
*You can only test one thing at a time!!!*
Uni = ONE
Multi = MANY
Autotroph = Has ability to make its own food
Heterotroph = Does not have the ability to make its own food
1. One of Mrs. Carey’s students tells a funny joke
2. A bear smelling food
3. Insect landing in a spider web
4. Pulling your hand away from fire
Difference between “ology” and “ist” ending?
Biology = Study of Life
Cytology = Study of Cells
Entomologist = Scientist who studies insects
Microbiologist = Scientist who studies microscopic organisms
What do they ALL need?
Can you read and interpret the information?
Why would the graph you created be useful?
What must all the parts of a circle graph add up to?