Earth Science W/ Dr. Thompson Sucks!!! Pt. 1 Final
The preface of the book talks about student-centered learning. As one moves from basic to superior levels of understanding typical of the level of the checkpoints, learning proceeds through the following steps in which order?
Knowledge, Comprehension, Application, Synthesis
In the context of science, how would you classify the following statement? Dinosaurs become extinct because a large asteroid collided with Earth?
What is a characteristic of empirical observations?
They can be measured by others.
What is true about the scientific method
hypotheses are constructed to explain observations, but must be tested for validity, hypotheses necessarily allow predictions to be made, a hypothesis is different from a theory
Geology can help us learn about Earth's past by studying:
why a landscape looks the way it does, how life in the past was different than today, & how global climate has changed since the ice ages
Which method of science reasoning uses specific observations to draw general conclusions?