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ScientificMethod

1. Scienceanorganizedwayofusingevidencetolearnaboutthe
naturalworld

2. Observationtheprocessofgatheringinformationaboutevents
orprocessesinacareful,orderlyway

3. Datatheinformationgatheredfrommakingobservations

4. QualitativeDatadescriptionsandinvolvecharacteristicsthat
cannotbecounted

5. QuantitativeDatanumbersandareobtainedbycountingor
measuring

6. Hypothesisapossibleanswertoaquestionthatmustbe
thoroughlytested

7. ScientificMethodAseriesofstepsusedbyscientiststosolvea
problemoransweraquestion

8. Variablesfactorsinanexperimentthatcanbechanged

9. ControlledExperimentonlyonevariableischangedatatime
Allothervariablesshouldbeunchangedorcontrolled

10.

ControlGroupthegroupthatisbeingchanged

11. TheoryAbroadandcomprehensivestatementofwhatis
thoughttobetrue