Nature and History of Science Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What are some examples of chemistry?

Question 2 2. This is a single assertion, a proposed explanation of something based on available knowledge, for something yet to be explained, one that is subject to further experimentation.

Question 3 3. This is a false or fake science, a system of beliefs that looks like it is based on scientific ideas but actually doesn't employ or obey the simplest rules of science itself.

Question 4 4. Analytical chemists _____, while applied chemists _____.

Question 5 5. This is a branch of knowledge and the systematic study of the universe and all it encompasses, one that is based upon facts, observation, and experimentation:

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Question 6 6. The sub-fields of quantum mechanics, thermodynamics, and kinetics fall under which branch of chemistry?

Question 7 7. A set of principles laid out as being unquestionably true is known as:

Question 8 8. Why is chemistry known as the central science?

Question 9 9. A theory that is so well-confirmed, refined, and tested as to be virtually universally accepted is known as:

Question 10 10. Which best describes the field of chemistry?

Nature and History of Science Chapter Exam Instructions

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