Step-by-step Scientific Method Quiz

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Step-by-step Scientific Method Quiz

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Write three observations and three inferences you can make about the picture above. Write in complete sentences. 
  • 2. 
    Identify the quantitative observation.
    • A. 

      The desk is 1.5 meters long.

    • B. 

      The desks are rectangular.

  • 3. 
    Identify the qualitative observation.
    • A. 

      The desks are 1.5 m long.

    • B. 

      The desks are rectangular.

  • 4. 
    In which section of the lab report do you include a list of what is needed in order to conduct the experiment?
    • A. 

      Results/Analysis

    • B. 

      Materials

    • C. 

      Background Information

    • D. 

      Graphical Representation

  • 5. 
    In which section of the lab report do you take an educated guess of what will happen during the experiment? This section is completed before the experiment is conducted.
    • A. 

      Background Information

    • B. 

      Method

    • C. 

      Conclusion

    • D. 

      Hypothesis

  • 6. 
    Listed below is an observation and an inference. Check the inference.
    • A. 

      There are four birds on the bird feeder.

    • B. 

      The birds must be hungry.

  • 7. 
    Listed below is an observation and an inference. Check the observation
    • A. 

      The plant must not have gotten enough water, it looks wilted.

    • B. 

      The plant gets 50 mL of water each day.

  • 8. 
    In which section of the lab report do you include numbered, step-by-step instructions on how to conduct the experiment?
    • A. 

      Background Information

    • B. 

      Graphical Representation

    • C. 

      Method/Procedure

    • D. 

      Conclusion

  • 9. 
    Your conclusion states whether or not your hypothesis was right.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Graphical representations are included in a lab report.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    In which section of the lab report do you mention information you already know about the problem or question? In this section you use your past experiences and observations to describe anything that will help you in making your hypothesis. 
    • A. 

      Background Information

    • B. 

      Problem/Question

    • C. 

      Hypothesis

    • D. 

      Method