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Question 11.Which scenario would be most likely to require a flow chart?
Question 22.In an experiment investigating the effects of hormones on behavior, a group of ten mice are given food that contains hormones. A second group of ten mice are given food that does not contain any hormones. After one week, the amount of time spent interacting with another mouse is recorded for each animal. What is the independent variable in this experiment?
Question 33.Which is an example of a controlled experiment?
Question 44.Which is an example of a theory?
Question 55.Using the scientific method, the analysis step includes _____.
Question 66.Dr. Greene uses the same set of procedures that her peers use to test the effects of a medication on behavior. Dr. Greene uses _____.
Question 77.Which type of learner prefers pictures and charts?
Question 88.Which languages contribute to most scientific vocabulary?
Question 99.Which word part appears only AFTER the root?
Question 1010.Which type of learning approach focuses on subdivided parts?
Question 1111.What is the primary unit of a word called?
Question 1212.At what step in the scientific method does a scientist propose the problem that he or she wants to solve?
Question 1313.Which of the following is NOT one of the six key steps of the scientific method?
Question 1414.Which step of the scientific process requires feedback from the scientific community?
Question 1515.Which of the following is NOT true about science?
Question 1616.A scientist is running a test of her hypothesis. Which step of the scientific method is she executing?
Question 1717.Which of the following summarizes a hypothesis or a group of hypotheses?
Question 1818.Which of the following is viewed as scientific fact with no exceptions?
Question 1919.In order for a scientist's work to be accepted, other scientists must be able to _____ the experiment.
Question 2020.An experiment should show that a hypothesis is either:
Question 2121.A controlled experiment tests how many variables at one time?
Question 2222.Which type of chart illustrates relationships between concepts or steps in a process?
Question 2323.Which variable remains unaffected by the other variables of an experiment?
Question 2424.Which type of chart compares data with relative percentages?
Question 2525.Which axis is the horizontal axis?
Question 2626.Which type of chart plots the relationship between dependent and independent variables?
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