Controlled Experiment: Definition, Parts & Examples


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Which of the following groups are included in a controlled experiment?

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1. How many experimental groups can be included in a controlled experiment?

2. In a controlled experiment, how many variables are changed in each experimental group?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combo assesses your knowledge of controlled experiments and their format. Important quiz topics include the different groups in controlled experiments.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz/worksheet combo helps you review:

  • The number of variables changed in a control group
  • Variables in the experimental group
  • Number of experiments that can be included in a controlled experiment
  • Types of groups included in a controlled experiment

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding the types of groups in a controlled experiment
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important details from the lesson on controlled experiments
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding variables in the experimental group and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

The lesson called Controlled Experiment: Definition, Parts & Examples can be examined to gain further information on this topic. These are some extra topics discussed in the lesson:

  • Understand what a controlled experiment is
  • Determine what the control group is composed of
  • Learn what variables are changed in the experimental group
  • Review how controlled experiments are set up