Using the Scientific Method in Geography


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What is the scientific method?

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1. What are the steps of the scientific method (in order)?

2. When do geographers use the scientific method?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use this quiz/worksheet combo to help you test your understanding of the scientific method in geography. Some of the topics you'll be assessed on include the definition of the scientific method as well as occasions when geographers might apply the scientific method.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on:

  • Scientific method explained
  • Steps of the scientific method
  • Occasions geographers use the scientific method
  • Examples of geography hypothesis
  • Data used to test a hypothesis

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related scientific method in geography lesson
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about the scientific method in geography in a different light
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the scientific method in geography
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the scientific method in geography

Additional Learning

To learn more about geography, review the accompanying lesson on Using the Scientific Method in Geography. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Explain the scientific method and the steps involved in the scientific method
  • Illustrate an example of the scientific method from the lesson
  • Understand how the scientific method is applied in geographic studies