ch.1 vocab (science)

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  1. what is a way of learning more about the natural world?
    science
  2. what is an attempt to explain a pattern observed repeatedly in the natural world?
    scientific theory
  3. what is a rule that describes a pattern in a nature ?
    scientific law
  4. what is a collection of structures, cycles, and processes that relate to and interact with each other?
    system
  5. what is the study of living systems and the ways i which they interact?
    life science
  6. what is the study of earth systems and the systems in space?
    earth science
  7. what is the study of matter and energy?
    physical science
  8. what is the practical use of science or applied science?
    technology
  9. what is a reasonable and educated possible answer based on what you know and what you observe?
    hypothesis
  10. to draw a conclusion on what u observe is what?
    infer
  11. what involves changing one factor and observing its effect on another while all other factors constant?
    controlled experiment
  12. what are factors that can be changed in a n experiment ?
    variables

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