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Tenth Grade (Grade 10) Scientific Methods and Applications Questions

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Grade 10 Scientific Method
What is the purpose of an experiment?
  1. to communicate data
  2. to test a hypothesis
  3. to prove a scientific law
  4. none of the above
Grade 10 Scientific Method
A theory is a
  1. proposed explanation for an observation.
  2. summary of the results of many observations.
  3. procedure used to test a proposed explanation.
  4. well-tested explanation for a broad set of observations.
Grade 10 Scientific Method
The one condition that is changed in an experiment is the
  1. independent variable.
  2. control.
  3. dependent variable.
  4. both a and b
Grade 10 Scientific Method
A factor in an experiment that can be changed is the
  1. cell.
  2. hypothesis.
  3. variable.
  4. dependent.
Grade 10 Scientific Method
A characteristic of a scientific theory is that it
  1. cannot be modified.
  2. states that something is true.
  3. can never be proven.
  4. explains a broad set of observations.
Grade 10 Lab Practices and Tools
When testing for odors, what technique should be used?
  1. allowing your partner to sniff it first
  2. using a wafting motion (gently waving hand towards nose)
  3. inhaling gently
  4. asking the teacher to do it for you
Grade 10 Scientific Methods and Applications
Grade 10 Scientific Method
A representation of an object or event is a
  1. scientific law.
  2. model.
  3. hypothesis.
  4. variable.
Grade 10 Scientific Method
A hypothesis is an educated guess that must be
  1. testable.
  2. proven true.
  3. made into a theory.
  4. made into a law.
Grade 10 Scientific Method
Grade 10 Scientific Method
Grade 10 Scientific Method
When only one variable is changed and the other variables are not, this is an example of a(n)
  1. dependent variable.
  2. controlled experiment.
  3. independent variable.
  4. control group.
Grade 10 Lab Practices and Tools
                        invention of the microscope is the basis of microbiology today.
  1. William Harvey's
  2. Gabriel Fahrenheit's
  3. Anton von Leeuwenhoek's
  4. William Roentgen's
Grade 10 Scientific Method
Data that agrees or disagrees with a prediction is
  1. science.
  2. an experiment.
  3. the scientific method.
  4. evidence.
Grade 10 Scientific Method
Which variable do scientists change in an experiment?
  1. controlled
  2. dependent
  3. independent
  4. universal
Grade 10 Scientific Method
The first step in the scientific method is to
  1. construct a hypothesis.
  2. do background research.
  3. communicate results.
  4. ask a question.
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