1.2 Science in Action

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  1. Hypothesis
    a reasonable and educated possible answer based on what you know and what you observe
  2. Infer
    draw a conclusion based on what you observe
  3. Controlled Experiment
    changing one factor and observing its effect on another while keeping all other factors constant
  4. Variable
    factors that can be changed in a experiment
  5. Independent Variable
    a variable that is changed in an experiment
  6. Dependent Variable
    a variable that changes in an experiment as a result of a change in the independent variable
  7. Constant
    the variables that are not changed in an experiment
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1.2 Science in Action
Physical Science 1.2
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