What is Scientific Investigation? - Definition, Steps & Examples - Quiz & Worksheet


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Which of the following is NOT a step of the scientific method that supports scientific investigation?

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1. Which of the following is a good description of the question that should be stated as part of a scientific investigation?

2. Which of the following is NOT something one needs to consider when conducting an experiment?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Test your ability to identify the steps involved in the scientific investigation process in this quiz and corresponding worksheet. You will be quizzed on things that need to be considered in a scientific investigation.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz and worksheet can help you review:

  • A description of a scientific investigation
  • Things needed when conducting an experiment
  • Question that should be stated in a scientific investigation
  • Steps in the scientific investigation process

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding why scientific investigations are important
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about conducting experiments
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related scientific lesson

Additional Learning

To learn more about scientific investigations, review the lesson on What is Scientific Investigation? - Definition, Steps & Examples. This lesson will help you:

  • Review examples of a scientific investigation
  • Define scientific method
  • Identify the steps involved in a scientific investigation
  • Determine what variables affect an experiment