Impact of STEM on Society Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How do satellites benefit society?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is a way that science has benefited society?

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

Question 4 4. Alarm clocks are an example of how _____is entwined in our society.

Question 5 5. Cooking an egg is an example of how _____ is entwined in our society.

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Question 6 6. Balancing a check book or tipping your hairdresser requires an understanding of _____.

Question 7 7. Which of the following is NOT a reason the 1998 paper linking vaccines to autism was debunked?

Question 8 8. Why can popularizing scientific ideas be a problem sometimes?

Question 9 9. What is the main goal of the mass media in reporting science?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is NOT a safety or harm related ethical concern surrounding an investigation?

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Question 11 11. Why is honesty among scientists important?

Question 12 12. What are ethics?

Question 13 13. How has the discovery of penicillin and other antibiotics impacted the modern world?

Question 14 14. What is chemistry?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is NOT an artificial material?

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Question 16 16. What is technology?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is NOT a use of technology in science?

Question 18 18. What is statistical significance?

Question 19 19. What is an agrarian society?

Question 20 20. What is the division of labor, and how is it related to economic activity?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is NOT an effect that farming technology had on human societies?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is NOT a reason why STEM education is important?

Question 23 23. What would you most likely see in a STEM classroom?

Question 24 24. What word(s) describe STEM education?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is NOT a scientific field?

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Question 26 26. Major changes in cars, like those from the first vehicle on the road to those that drive themselves, are due to _____.

Question 27 27. Why is being informed about science important?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is NOT part of the ethics involved in the way scientists approach investigations?

Question 29 29. Which of the following is NOT a way that fertilizers have impacted the modern world?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is NOT a way that scientists use technology in communication?

Impact of STEM on Society Chapter Exam Instructions

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