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Question 22.What are the two main settings in which scientists gather empirical evidence?
Question 33.If you would like to deliver the daily weather forecast on the evening news, you should study this subject.
Question 44.Newton's Law of Gravitational Force is an example of a scientific law that ________.
Question 55.How are physical geologists different from historical geologists?
Question 66.A hypothesis is _____.
Question 77.Which of the following describes science?
Question 88.What is empirical evidence?
Question 99.Volcanoes and earthquakes are of interest to a person studying this physical science because they deal with the planet earth.
Question 1010.Why are scientific ideas more reliable than regular ideas?
Question 1111.Which branch of the life sciences is the study of plants?
Question 1212.Which the following is NOT an example of something that tends to happen as ideas spread from the scientific community into the general public?
Question 1313.Sara is considering moving to California, but she is scared of earthquakes. Who should she look to for answers about earthquakes on the San Andreas fault?
Question 1414.Scientific laws, hypotheses, and theories are all part of the _______ process.
Question 1515.Which branch of the life sciences would be interesting to someone who liked studying animals?
Question 1616.The main difference between scientific laws and hypotheses and theories is _______.
Question 1717.A person studying this branch of physical science might spend his day studying atoms and his night mesmerized by a fireworks show?
Question 1818.If you are into bugs, then this would be a good career for you.
Question 1919.Which of the following is NOT a reason that careful experimental design is important?
Question 2020.This main branch of physical science studies matter and energy.
Question 2121.A scientific theory is _____.
Question 2222.This is the study of non-living things in the universe beyond planet earth.
Question 2323.What are the first two steps in developing a new scientific idea?
Question 2424.Which branch of the life sciences would be best if you like using a microscope?
Question 2525.Which of the following problems would an oceanographer help solve?
Question 2626.Which of the following is NOT an example of a scientific idea changing?
Question 2727.What is the difference between a hypothesis and a scientific theory?
Question 2828.A scientific law describes and predicts an occurrence but does not _______ it.
Question 2929.Why is term 'geology' an appropriate name for the discipline?
Question 3030.If you spend your days studying the behaviors of dolphins, then you would most likely be this type of scientist?
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