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Flashcards in Vocab 8-2017 Deck (10):
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Investigation

A procedure carried out to carefully observe, study or test something

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Science

The study of the natural world.

3

Observe

To use your 5'senses to collect information

4

Infer

To draw a conclusion from an observation.

5

Experiment

An investigation in which all conditions are controlled and a hypothesis is being tested.

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Variable

Any condition in an experiment that can be changed.

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Microscopic

Too small to see with just your eyes.

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Balance

Tool to measure mass.

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Spring scale

Tool used to measure force.

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Accurate

Very close to the actual value.