BESC Ch. 2
Last Modified: 2016-03-08
_________________ is a process for producing knowledge methodically and logically.
Always disagree so they can prove theories
Of the following statements and questions, which is the best example of deductive reasoning?
If all insects have six legs, then butterflies have six legs
Experiments in which conditions are deliberately altered and all other variables are held constant are known as ___________ experiments.
In experimentation, dependent variables are also known as _____________ variables.
___________ allow scientists to gather information about complicated and interrelated environmental systems.
Networks of interactions among interdependent factors are known as
Although your sister is not a scientist, she says that she uses scientific techniques in her everyday life. You do not believe her but she insists it is true. Which of the following
examples could she use to best persuade you?
She put some tomatoes in the sun and some in the shade to see if the sun causes them to ripen faster
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