Chapter 1 Review & Vocab (Science Methods)
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1.) Biology is the study of?
2.) Why is a hypothesis not just a guess?
3.) The test of a hypothesis is called?
4.) Why is the Law of Gravity a law?
5.) Suppose you made the observation that bees seem to like yellow flowers that make large amounts of pollen and nectar over a purple flower that produces less pollen and nectar. Write a hypothesis that could be tested.
6) Contrast qualitative and (descriptive) qualitative research/data.
7.) What are the SI units for Length? _____Volume?_____ Temperature?_____
8.) The group not altered in an experiment, the part used for comparison, is the ?
9.) A hypothesis that has been tested many times and verified over time may become a ?
10.) A possible answer to a scientific problem is a ?
11.) The study of plants is called ?
12.) The study of how characteristics are passed on is ?
13.) What type of biologist would study the interactions between a group of gorillas and their environment?
VOCABULARY TO KNOW
QUALITATIVE (DESCRIPTIVE) RESEARCH