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ScienceFusion Intro to Science & Technology Unit 1.4: Science and Society Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What would be a good next step to take after you form a hypothesis?

Question 2 2. Why was Galileo persecuted by the Church for his ideas while his contemporary Johannes Kepler was not?

Question 3 3. Where does the word science come from?

Question 4 4. What was the Scientific Revolution?

Question 5 5. How do the social sciences impact society?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following things Galileo did NOT discover with his telescope?

Question 7 7. Identify the part which was NOT involved in Galileo's legendary experiment at the tower of Pisa.

Question 8 8. Which of the following came about during the scientific revolution?

Question 9 9. Galileo's character of Simplicio was meant to resemble _____.

Question 10 10. Who was the first to really influence what society believed to be fact through scientific experiments?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is NOT part of the scientific method?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is NOT a scientific field?

Question 13 13. When a scientist comes up with a good question, what does he or she do next?

Question 14 14. How do satellites benefit society?

Question 15 15. What did Galileo use to show that Aristotle's ideas were wrong?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is an organized way of studying something?

Question 17 17. Why were Galileo's findings so controversial?

Question 18 18. How is the heliocentric model different from the geocentric model of the universe?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is a way that science has benefited society?

Question 20 20. Which of the following terms is best described as a system used to gain knowledge based on observations, testing and reasoning?

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