Hypothesis Lesson for Kids: Definition & Examples


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What is a hypothesis?

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1. In which situation is it important to make a hypothesis?

2. When should you make a hypothesis?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

If you've ever done a science experiment, you probably know what a hypothesis is. These quiz questions will ask you to define the term hypothesis and understand when you should make one.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz will ask you to:

  • Define hypothesis
  • Know when you should make a hypothesis
  • Understand the parts of making a hypothesis
  • Recognize examples of good hypotheses

Skills Practiced

The quiz will help you practice the following skills:

  • Defining key concepts - be able to accurately define the term hypothesis
  • Knowledge application - use what you know about science experiments to answer when you should make a hypothesis
  • Distinguishing differences - be able to tell the difference between good and bad hypotheses

Additional Learning

You can read the related lesson, Hypothesis Lesson for Kids: Definition & Examples for more information. The lesson will help you:

  • Learn how you determine if your hypothesis is correct
  • Study an example of a classroom science experiment
  • Know what you should consider before making a hypothesis