: “to know a little of everything and a lot aboutsomething”.
. This study is done through
allows us to work with the results of measurements.We arrive at some
of material reality. Not “why”but “how much”?The main advantage is that science gives us a
power to predict
how material events will turn out.
Basic Science, Applied Science, and Technology
is concerned with gathering knowledge andorganizing it. Pursuit of knowledge without the goal of apractical application. Pursuit of knowledge for its own sake.
is a science with a well-deﬁned, short-termgoal of solving a speciﬁc problem.
is the application of scientiﬁc knowledge in thecontext of industrial production, our economic system, andour societal goals.
is the branch of science that studies the
of matter, the
resulting from them, the
that matter can undergo, and the
involved inthese changes.