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  1. What is a way or 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 nature?
    scientific law
  4. What is a collection of structures, cycles and processes?
    system
  5. What is the study of living systems and the ways in which they interact??
    Life science
  6. What is the study of earth systems in space??
    Earth science
  7. What is the study of matter and energy?
    Physical Science
  8. What is a practical use of science?
    Technology
  9. What is a reasonable and educated possible answers based on what you know and what you observe?
    Hypothesis
  10. What is a conclusion based on what you observe?
    Infer
  11. What is changing one factor and observing its effect on another while keeping all other factors constant?
    A Controlled experiment
  12. What are factors that can be changed in an expirement?
    Variables

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