Earth & Universe Unit 1 Lesson 1 Review

20 Questions | Total Attempts: 44

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Earth Quizzes & Trivia

Read unit 1 lesson 1 pages 6-11 in your textbook, and then do this review quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Science is the systematic study of the conditions and events in our natural world.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Scientific ideas and explanations can be proven false.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Scientific idease and explanations do not need to be tested.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Scientific explanations need to be agreed upon by many scientists.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Empirical evidence can include someone's opinion.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Empirical evidence can include measurements taken during an investigation or experiment.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    What are the 3 brances of the natural sciences?
    • A. 

      Life, behavioral, physical

    • B. 

      Physical, Space, and behavioral

    • C. 

      Physical, Earth and Life

    • D. 

      Biology, Astronomy, and Physics

  • 8. 
    Science can explain if a piece of artwork is beautiful
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    How can a scientists show their creativity
    • A. 

      Designing experiments

    • B. 

      Explaining observations

    • C. 

      Asking questions

    • D. 

      All of them are ways that scientists can show creativity

  • 10. 
    Scientific explanations are always true.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Paul thinks that Bic brand pens are better than Papermate brand pens.  Can you conduct an investigation to support this?
    • A. 

      Yes, this is a testable idea

    • B. 

      No, this is not a testable idea

  • 12. 
    Diana thinks that Jason's sculputre is very uniquie and creative.  Can you perform a scientific investigation to test this?
    • A. 

      Yes, this is a testable idea

    • B. 

      No, this is not a testable idea

  • 13. 
    Scientists should hide any evidence that does not support their investigation or experiment.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Feelings and opinions are
    • A. 

      Objective observations

    • B. 

      Subjective observations

  • 15. 
    Scientists should use data to support their explanations.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Scientists can be creative and explain old evidence in a new way.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    The brances of science (life, earth, and physical) often overlap.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Science studies
    • A. 

      Your opinions and feelings

    • B. 

      Testable ideas

    • C. 

      The natural world

    • D. 

      Anything and everything

  • 19. 
    Scientists need expensive equipment when they do experiments.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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