Multiple Choice - Benchmark A: Scientific Inquiry Processes
Name:__________________________ Class:__________ Date:__________
Each sentence has one word missing. Circle the missing word.
1.A __________ is an account of something in words.A.quantitative observationB.evidenceC.qualitative observationD.description2.A __________ is information gathered by using your five senses whichdescribes (in words) objects, materials, or living things.A.hypothesisB.quantitative observationC.explanationD.qualitative observation3.A __________ is a statement that is suggested to be true for the purposeof further investigation.A.descriptionB.evidenceC.predictionD.hypothesis4.A statement of what the investigator expects to happen as a part of theinvestigation or experiment is a __________ .A.descriptionB.evidenceC.predictionD.explanation5.Something that gives proof or a reason to believe is known as __________ .A.evidenceB.descriptionC.predictionD.qualitative observation