Scientific Method And SI System (John Glenn- Mac)

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This is a 35 point test on the Metric System (SI) and scientific method.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When using the scientific method a scientist first needs a problem.  After the scientist has a problem, they next:
    • A. 

      run an experiment.

    • B. 

      Make a hypothesis.

    • C. 

      Collect information about the problem and makes observations.

    • D. 

      State the conclusion.

  • 2. 
    A proposed solution to a problem or an educated guess is called a(n):
    • A. 

      Hypothesis

    • B. 

      Conclusion

    • C. 

      Variable

    • D. 

      Constant

  • 3. 
    While doing an experiment on pesticides, a group of plants is treated with a pesticide. Another group is not.  Those treated with the pesticide are called the:               
    • A. 

      Experimental group

    • B. 

      Hypothesis group

    • C. 

      Control group

    • D. 

      Procedural group

  • 4. 
    In scientific studies throughout the world, the system scientist use for measuring is the:    
    • A. 

      Metric system (SI)

    • B. 

      English system

    • C. 

      World system

    • D. 

      Yard system

  • 5. 
    A liter is used to measure:          
    • A. 

      Length

    • B. 

      volume

    • C. 

      mass

    • D. 

      Weight

  • 6. 
    If I wanted to measure how long my desk is, the easiest unit I could measure it in is the:    
    • A. 

      Kilometer

    • B. 

      Kiloliter

    • C. 

      Cg.

    • D. 

      Centimeter

  • 7. 
    A paper clip has the mass of about:  
    • A. 

      1.00 kg.

    • B. 

      1.0 g.

    • C. 

      100.0 g.

    • D. 

      1.0 m.

  • 8. 
    Convert the following:       50.1 kilometers into millimeters. 
    • A. 

      501. mm

    • B. 

      .00501 mm

    • C. 

      5010000. mm

    • D. 

      50100000. mm

  • 9. 
    Convert the following:  22.3 cm. into dam    
    • A. 

      .0223 dam

    • B. 

      .223 dam

    • C. 

      2230.dam

    • D. 

      .00223 dam

  • 10. 
    Which is equal to 60.0 meters?
    • A. 

      .600 dm

    • B. 

      6000. cm

    • C. 

      600000000. km

    • D. 

      6.00 mm

  • 11. 
    Which is a unit of volume?
    • A. 

      dal

    • B. 

      Milligram

    • C. 

      Centimeter

    • D. 

      Hg.

    • E. 

      Mm.

  • 12. 
    Mass:                             
    • A. 

      Is measured in decimeters

    • B. 

      is measured with a graduated cylinder

    • C. 

      Is measured with a thermometer

    • D. 

      is measured with a balance

    • E. 

      Is a measure of gravity’s pull on an object

  • 13. 
     Length:                          
    • A. 

      Is measured in meters

    • B. 

      Is measured with a graduated cylinder

    • C. 

      Is measured with a thermometer

    • D. 

      is measured with a balance

    • E. 

      Is a measure of gravity’s pull on an object

  • 14. 
     Weight:                            
    • A. 

      Is measured in decimeters

    • B. 

      Is measured with a graduated cylinder

    • C. 

      Is measured with a thermometer

    • D. 

      is measured with a balance

    • E. 

      Is a measure of gravity’s pull on an object

  • 15. 
    Volume:
    • A. 

      Is measured in decimeters

    • B. 

      Is measured with a graduated cylinder

    • C. 

      Is measured with a thermometer

    • D. 

      is measured with a balance

    • E. 

      Is a measure of gravity’s pull on an object

  • 16. 
     What is the volume of liquid in the cylinder?    
    • A. 

      16.0 ml

    • B. 

      10.6 ml

    • C. 

      10.3 ml

    • D. 

      13.0 ml

  • 17. 
    What is the volume of liquid in the cylinder?
    • A. 

      21ml.

    • B. 

      20 ml.

    • C. 

      20.5 ml.

    • D. 

      22 ml.

    • E. 

      23 ml.

  • 18. 
    What is the volume of the liquid in the graduated cylinder?
    • A. 

      60 ml

    • B. 

      65 ml

    • C. 

      69 ml

    • D. 

      65.5ml

  • 19. 
    What is the volume of the liquid in the graduated cylinder?
    • A. 

      60.0 ml

    • B. 

      62.0 ml

    • C. 

      62.4 ml

    • D. 

      63.1 ml

    • E. 

      63.2 ml

  • 20. 
    The monkey hates the baboons.  This is an example of a:
    • A. 

      Observation

    • B. 

      Opinion

  • 21. 
    The monkey threw the banana 25.3 meters in the air.  This is an example of an:
    • A. 

      Opinion.

    • B. 

      Observation.

  • 22. 
    What is the total mass shown on the beams below? 
    • A. 

      440.9 g

    • B. 

      400.9g

    • C. 

      440.1g

    • D. 

      449.2g

    • E. 

      202.4g

  • 23. 
    What is the total mass shown on the beams below? 
    • A. 

      40.6 g.

    • B. 

      47.6 g

    • C. 

      40.76 g.

    • D. 

      47.1 g.

    • E. 

      48.0 g.

  • 24. 
    What is the total mass shown on the beams below? 
    • A. 

      10.11 g.

    • B. 

      11.1 g.

    • C. 

      12.1 g.

    • D. 

      121.0 g.

  • 25. 
    What is the total mass shown on the beams below? 
    • A. 

      510.2 g.

    • B. 

      511.2 g.

    • C. 

      512.01g.

    • D. 

      5100.12 g.

    • E. 

      521.01g.

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