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Ch 2: Nature of Scientific Knowledge

About This Chapter

Strengthen your understanding of the nature of scientific knowledge with the informative lessons in this chapter. Comprehension of these basic science concepts can be tested through multiple-choice quizzes and a chapter exam.

Nature of Scientific Knowledge - Chapter Summary

The lessons provide you with key information about the basics of scientific knowledge, including terminology and scientific models and theories. Lessons cover the following topics:

  • Difference between science and pseudoscience
  • Development of scientific theories
  • Concepts such as systems, cycles, constancy and change
  • Selection of science models

All of the lessons in this chapter are short, averaging about 5 minutes to watch or read. The lessons are informative and engaging, featuring real life examples and creative animation. All of the lessons are accompanied by a quiz that allows you to test your level of understanding on the material you just covered. The quizzes can also be printed out as worksheets, so you can take the quiz offline as well.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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