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IS 1 1.1

¡        The Nature of Science

¡        Concept 1.1.1 p. 3-7

¡        What Science Is and Is Not

§         The goal of science is to investigate and understand the ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­ ­­­­­­­­­                                           world, to explain events in the                                             world, and to use those explanations to make useful                                                                    .

¡        What Science Is and Is Not

§         Science deal only with the ­­­­­­­­­­­­­                                                     world.

§         Scientists collect and organize information in a careful, orderly way, looking for           

                                                                 and connections between events.

§         Scientists propose                                                             that can be tested by examining evidence.

¡        Thinking Like a Scientist

§                                                                           – the process of gathering information about events or processes in a careful, orderly way

?          Generally involves using the                                               .

§                                                – the information gathered from observations

¡        Explaining and Interpreting Evidence

§         Hypothesis –                                                                                                                                      .                                 

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