Login
Copyright

Identifying & Interpreting Independent & Dependent Variables

Instructions:

Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

Which is an example of a variable?

Start Your Free Trial To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 55,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Free 5-day trial
It only takes a few minutes to set up and you can cancel at any time.
Already registered? Login here for access

1. Why is a control variable used in an experiment?

2. It is important to design experiments so that they are

Start your free trial to access this entire worksheet
A premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combo can help you assess your knowledge of dependent and independent variables and how they are used in science.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this worksheet and quiz combo to review:

  • Variable examples
  • Purpose of control variables in experiments
  • Tips when designing experiments

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet combo can help you practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related science lesson
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding the design of experiments
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about control variables

Additional Learning

To learn more about variables used in science, check out the corresponding lesson titled Identifying & Interpreting Independent & Dependent Variables. This lesson will help you:

  • Define experiments
  • Compare and contrast independent variables and dependent variables
  • Determine why a control variable is used in experiments
Support