Terms & Definitions - Module 1
Match the following definitions (or descriptions) to the terms listed below them.

  1. Based on a series of competent observations, multiple observers are in agreement about a certain phenomenon.
    1. Fact
    2. Hypothesis
    3. Law
    4. Scientific method
    5. Theory

  2. A statement about a relationship between natural quantities. The statement has been tested many times, and has not been contradicted.
    1. Fact
    2. Hypothesis
    3. Law
    4. Scientific method
    5. Theory

  3. A framework that includes many well-tested and verified hypotheses about one or more aspects of the natural world.
    1. Fact
    2. Hypothesis
    3. Law
    4. Scientific method
    5. Theory

  4. A systematic methodology for gathering, organizing and applying knowledge.
    1. Fact
    2. Hypothesis
    3. Law
    4. Scientific method
    5. Theory

  5. An educated guess or explanation for an observation or experimental result. Not yet fully accepted as fact.
    1. Fact
    2. Hypothesis
    3. Law
    4. Scientific method
    5. Theory


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