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What the investigator measures

dependent variable

2

What the investigator deliberately varies during the experiment; changing something

independent variable

3

Other things that can mess up your experiment; variables you must control

Standardized variable

4

Group that doesn't have the independent variable

Control treatment/control group

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The scientist repeats the experiment numerous times using exactly the same conditions to see if the results are consistent

replication