Word Generation Science - Preparing a Scientific Investigation

Word Generation Science is a program combining vocabulary with a multidisciplinary discussion of various science topics.

Here are links to the word lists for Word Generation Science: Scientific Thinking, Preparing a Scientific Investigation, Measurement, Life Science, Energy, Introductory Chemistry Concepts.

Activities for this list:

definitions & notes only words
  1. fair
    in conformity with rules and without fraud or cheating
  2. trial
    the act of testing something
  3. variable
    something that is likely to change
  4. objective
    expressing things perceived without distortion of feelings
  5. process
    a particular course of action intended to achieve a result
  6. control
    handle and cause to function
  7. reaction
    a response that reveals a person's feelings or attitude
  8. affect
    have an influence upon
  9. hypothesis
    a tentative insight that is not yet verified or tested
  10. develop
    come to have or undergo a change of
  11. procedure
    a particular course of action intended to achieve a result
  12. identify
    recognize as being
  13. device
    an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose
  14. conduct
    direct the course of; manage or control
  15. initial
    occurring at the beginning
  16. investigate
    conduct an inquiry of
  17. determine
    find out or learn with certainty, as by making an inquiry

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