Chapter 2 The Science of Biology . What is Science?. Science is derived from a Latin verb meaning “ to know. ” . Inquiry. What is inquiry? A- People ask questions about what they observe in nature and actively seek answers. Ex. Houseplants grow toward a light source.
Chapter 2The Science of Biology
In the dark?
observations of chimpanzee behavior in the jungle.
Are these figures real? What do you need to prove that they are real?
Ex. Drawings, graphs, 3 dimensional objects, computer program.