Re-test-scientific Method & Metric System

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Scientific Method Quizzes & Trivia

S. M. & Metric Measurements


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A series of logical steps that is followed in order to solve a problem is called the __________
    • A. 

      Scientific method

    • B. 

      Experimental Process

    • C. 

      Scientific Theory

    • D. 

      Model Method

  • 2. 
    Which of the following steps to solve a problem must be completed first _____________________
    • A. 

      Analyze Data

    • B. 

      State a Hypothesis

    • C. 

      Identify the Problem

    • D. 

      Conduct Experiment

  • 3. 
    A factor in an experiment that can change is a(n)______________
    • A. 

      Variable

    • B. 

      Observation

    • C. 

      Control

    • D. 

      Hypothesis

  • 4. 
    A good way to organize and record your experiment is using a ________
    • A. 

      Calculator

    • B. 

      Data Table

    • C. 

      Hypothesis

    • D. 

      Spring Scale

  • 5. 
    What does a Pascal measure ________?
    • A. 

      Pressure

    • B. 

      Solids

    • C. 

      Liquid

    • D. 

      Air

  • 6. 
    A meter measures ________________?
    • A. 

      Liquids

    • B. 

      Length

    • C. 

      Volume

    • D. 

      Solid

  • 7. 
    The Joule is part of the metric system?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    What does a gram measure?
    • A. 

      Distance

    • B. 

      Pressure

    • C. 

      Wieght

    • D. 

      Energy

  • 9. 
    How can you abbreviate millilmeters?
    • A. 

      Mm

    • B. 

      Dag

    • C. 

      Cm

    • D. 

      Ms

  • 10. 
    How can you abbreviate milliigrams?
    • A. 

      G

    • B. 

      MG

    • C. 

      Mg

    • D. 

      Cg

  • 11. 
    How can you abbreviate dekagram?
    • A. 

      Dag

    • B. 

      Dg

    • C. 

      Dg

    • D. 

      G

  • 12. 
    How much is a Liter worth in the metric system?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      100

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      1000

  • 13. 
    How much is a centi worth in the metric system?
    • A. 

      .1

    • B. 

      .01

    • C. 

      1.0

    • D. 

      100

  • 14. 
    How much is a hecto worth in the metric system?
    • A. 

      10

    • B. 

      100

    • C. 

      1000

    • D. 

      1.0

  • 15. 
    If snails move faster on smoother plane, then a snail will move faster on glass than on sand.
    • A. 

      Hypothesis

    • B. 

      Experiment

    • C. 

      Data

    • D. 

      Conclusion

  • 16. 
    What makes the pupil in the eye change size?
    • A. 

      Experiement

    • B. 

      Hypothesis

    • C. 

      Question

    • D. 

      Conclusion

  • 17. 
    Which color lights cause plants to grow more effectively?
    • A. 

      Conclusion

    • B. 

      Data

    • C. 

      Hypothesis

    • D. 

      Question

  • 18. 
    28 mL = ______ cL
    • A. 

      2.8

    • B. 

      .28

    • C. 

      28

    • D. 

      .028

  • 19. 
    8000dam = _______km
    • A. 

      .8

    • B. 

      80

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      80000

  • 20. 
    Which system of measurement is easier?
    • A. 

      Customary

    • B. 

      Metric

    • C. 

      Galactic

    • D. 

      Empire

  • 21. 
    What is the difference between a hypothesis and theory?
    • A. 

      "Theory" is another word for "fact", hypothesis is another word for guess

    • B. 

      Hypothesis can't be proven; theories can

    • C. 

      Theories have been confirmed through tests; hypothesis haven't

    • D. 

      Theories contain many hypotheses; a hypothesis only contains one theory

  • 22. 
    What might cause a theory to change over time?
    • A. 

      New laws passed by the government

    • B. 

      New but untestable ideas

    • C. 

      Changes in public opinion

    • D. 

      The discovery of new evidence

  • 23. 
    Which units measure the same basic quantities?
    • A. 

      Gallons and Liters

    • B. 

      Gallons and Kilograms

    • C. 

      Ounces and centimeters

    • D. 

      Yards and feet

  • 24. 
    If a recipe calls for 3 and 1/4 cups of flour, you can tell that it's using:
    • A. 

      The customary system

    • B. 

      The metric system

    • C. 

      Both the customary system and the metric system

    • D. 

      Neither the customary nor the metric system

  • 25. 
    Quantitative means to express something as a number.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False