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1

What is the term for things that are kept the same in an experiment?

Controlled Variables

2

What is the term for the summary of data and results from an array of PUBLISHED articles?

Textbook

3

What is the study of separating, quantifying and identifying mater?

Analytical Chemistry

4

What is the term for the creation of base metals into Gold?

Transmutation

5

What is the term for the study of matter and change?

Chemistry

6

What type of chemistry is concerned with all carbon-containing compounds?

Organic Chemistry

7

What is the term for the ancient form of chemistry ?

Alchemy

8

What is the term for a variable that is manipulated?

Independent Variable

9

What is the term for the logical progression of thought and actions that are taken in order to obtain an answer to a scientific question?

Scientific Method

10

What is the term for the measurements that are close to one another?

Precise

11

What is the term for the variable that is measured?

Dependent Variable

12

What is the scientific term for the logical explanation to a question?

Hypothesis

13

What is the scientific term for when measurements are close to the accepted value?

Accurate

14

What is the term for any factors, traits or conditions that can exist in different amounts or types ?

Variables

15

What is one of the most detailed forms of scientific communication - - it contains abstract background information, data and results, discussion and verifiable cited sources?

Journal Publication

16

What is the type of Chemistry that deals with all compounds that do NOT have carbon?

Inorganic Chemistry

17

What is the type of chemistry that is concerned with applying the laws and principles of physics?

Physical chemistry

18

What is the term for an oral presentation of research that is given by a graduate students?

Dissertation

19

What is the MOST BASIC type of scientific communication?

Lab notebooks

20

What is the term for the study of how biology functions on a chemical level?

Biochemistry

21

Be able to determine the dependent variable, independent variable, controlled variable of an experiment.

Use your notes

22

Be able to look at charts and determine if the information is Accurate, precise, both or neither.

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23

Be able to determine what is a good hypothesis, what is a good scientific question, and what is an interpretation.

Use your notes.