Create Content in Minutes

Get Started For Free

The Scientific Method

This elink will talk about the steps to the scientific method.

fourth step scientific method - Google Search

fourth step scientific method - Google Search

The dependent variable is the factor that changes as a result, often measured.

google.com
fourth step scientific method - Google Search

fourth step scientific method - Google Search

The independent variable in an experiment is the factor the scientist changes on purpose.

google.com
fourth step scientific method - Google Search

fourth step scientific method - Google Search

Quantitative data is data that has numbers in it. Quantitative data can include weight, height, width, inches, etc.

google.com
fourth step scientific method - Google Search

fourth step scientific method - Google Search

Qualitative data is basically an observation. Qualitative data is data that says color, smell, taste, etc.

google.com
fourth step scientific method - Google Search

fourth step scientific method - Google Search

An observation is something you notice using your five senses.

google.com
fourth step scientific method - Google Search

fourth step scientific method - Google Search

An inference is an idea formed from facts or evidence. Based off of an observation.

google.com
fourth step scientific method - Google Search

fourth step scientific method - Google Search

The last step to the scientific method is to draw conclusions. A conclusion is a summary of your results. Also you have to include data to prove or disprove your hypothesis.

google.com
fourth step scientific method - Google Search

fourth step scientific method - Google Search

The fourth step to the scientific method is to see what your results are. You want to collect/analyze your data from your experiment. You wan to collect data fro your conclusion and to see if your hypothesis was correct.

google.com
third step scientific method - Google Search

third step scientific method - Google Search

The third step to the scientific method is to experiment. You need to experiment to test your observation.

google.com
second step scientific method - Google Search

second step scientific method - Google Search

The second step of the scientific method is make a hypothesis. A hypothesis is an if than statement. Your hypothesis should include what you think will happen in the experiment. It is okay if you get your hypothesis wrong, but you can not go back and change it.

google.com
first step of the scientific method - Google Search

first step of the scientific method - Google Search

The first step to the scientific method is to ask a question. How else are you going to conduct an experiment if you don't have a question?

google.com