Important Characteristics of Scientists


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What is a scientist?

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1. What is science?

2. Which of the following is NOT one of the main characteristics of scientists?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The purpose of this quiz and worksheet is to challenge you on subject matter regarding science, characteristics of scientists, and principles scientists practice.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

To be a bit more elaborate, know that you will be examined on:

  • The definition of science
  • What a scientist is/does
  • Qualities of scientists

Skills Practiced

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as scientist and science
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the approach to anything unproven yet
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information differently about the interest in how the world works

Additional Learning

If you care to learn even more about traits of scientists, feel free to check out the associated lesson. This lesson goes by the name of Important Characteristics of Scientists and will cover:

  • The six key characteristics of scientists
  • How these qualities relate
  • Why these qualities are necessities
  • Applications of these qualities