Scientific Method
Grab Bag
Variables
science careers
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100

What is a hypothesis or a claim?

A possible answer to a science problem 

100

What do we call the items we need to conduct an experiment?

Materials

100

What is a variable?

something we measure or manipulate

100

They study weather

meteorologist
100

I can use a __________ to look at the stars.

telescope

200

What do we call the directions in a science experiment?

procedure

200

What is one safety rule you should follow when doing an experiment?

 (answers vary)

-no screaming, running, pushing

-keep your area clean, clean up a spill or mess

-listen to directions

200

Which variable is manipulated?

Independent Variable

200

They dig up bones and ancient artifacts.

archeologist
200

Mr. __________ is the principal at MS210

Singh

300

Why do scientists report the results of their experiments?

Scientists can learn from other scientists and from previous experiments

300

What do scientists use to look at very small objects?

a microscope

300

Which variable is measured?

dependent variable

300

a doctor for animals.

veterinarian

300

My classroom is room is on the ________ floor.

second
400

What does a scientist do after forming a hypothesis?

Test the hypothesis / Do an experiment.

400
How can we show the data we collected in an experiment?

(answers may vary)

Chart, graph, paragraph, list, pictures, videos

400

True or False?  You can only have one variable that is manipulated in an experiment.

True. You can only have one independent variable in an experiment.

400

This person went to medical school for teeth

a dentist

400

School starts at ________ every day.

8:30 am

500

True or False? A scientist can make a solid, reliable conclusion after just one trial in an experiment.

False. Many trials is better than just one.

500

How do we write a CLAIM?

In a sentence using IF and THEN

500

Which variable is always constant in an experiment?

CONTROL

500
This person researches answers to questions by doing experiments

a scientist

500

This Friday, we are presenting ________________ to the class.

our science fair projects/experiments

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