WONDER #1122: What Is the Scientific Method?

Question 1 of 3

As part of the scientific method, scientists make educated guesses about the answers to their questions. These educated guesses are called what?

  1. hypotheses
  2. laws
  3. theories
  4. experiments

Question 2 of 3

Some scientists test their hypotheses by performing what to determine whether their best guess is accurate?

  1. hypotheses
  2. research
  3. experiments
  4. peer review

Question 3 of 3

Scientific inquiry is truly valuable when its results are what?

  1. correct
  2. incorrect
  3. kept secret
  4. shared

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