Quiz: Scientific Process Skills

8 Questions | Total Attempts: 1351

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Scientific Method Quizzes & Trivia

A quiz over the vocabulary of the scientific process skills


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Definintion:Guessing what will happen next
    • A. 

      Classifying

    • B. 

      Inferring

    • C. 

      Predicting

    • D. 

      Observing

  • 2. 
    Definition:Determining the length, width, area, volume, mass, volume or temperatures to describe and quantify objects
    • A. 

      Classifying

    • B. 

      Measuring

    • C. 

      Communicating

    • D. 

      Inferring

  • 3. 
    Definition:placing objects or events into groups based on some common characteristics
    • A. 

      Predicting

    • B. 

      Classifying

    • C. 

      Inferring

    • D. 

      Measuring

  • 4. 
    Defintion:describing an object or event to another person
    • A. 

      Controlling variables

    • B. 

      Representing data

    • C. 

      Communicating

    • D. 

      Inferring

  • 5. 
    Definition:using all of the scientific process skills together in one activity
    • A. 

      Representing data

    • B. 

      Classifying

    • C. 

      Inferring

    • D. 

      Experimenting

  • 6. 
    Defintion:guessing or drawing a conclusion about an object or event after first observing something
    • A. 

      Inferring

    • B. 

      Experimenting

    • C. 

      Predicting

    • D. 

      Communicating

  • 7. 
    Definition:studying how attributes (characteristics) vary by manipulating (controlling)
    • A. 

      Inferring

    • B. 

      Controlling variables

    • C. 

      Representing data

    • D. 

      Communicating

  • 8. 
    Definition:organizing measurments or information into graphs or charts to understand better
    • A. 

      Classifying

    • B. 

      Predicting

    • C. 

      Communicating

    • D. 

      Representing data