What Does a Scientist Do? - Lesson for Kids


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A scientist can use which of the following to observe a change during an experiment?

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1. What is true about scientists?

2. You take out your ruler and hold it up against your hand to see how long it is. What are you doing?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Scientists have very interesting jobs. This quiz will ask you about different types of scientists, what they do, and what rules they must follow.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll be asked about:

  • What kind of scientists studies animals
  • What scientists do
  • Rules that every scientist must follow
  • How scientists observe change
  • True statements about scientists

Skills Practiced

This quiz will give you practice with the following skills:

  • Information recall - remember what you know about the job of a scientist
  • Knowledge application - use what you know about scientists to answer questions about the rules they have to follow
  • Reading comprehension - take away the most important information from the related lesson on what scientists do

Additional Learning

If you want to learn more about scientists, the related lesson called What Does a Scientist Do? - Lesson for Kids will teach you how to:

  • Understand how scientists observe
  • List different ways scientists measure things
  • Describe the way scientists communicate the results of tests