More than a "definition-style" nature of science quiz!
10 questions, 2 versions, answer keys included!
Part One of this quiz has 7 multiple choice questions about the parts of an experiment and proper experimental design (middle school level). It covers ideas such as only testing one variable at a time, variables (independent and dependent), and controls.
In Part Two of this quiz, there are 3 questions. Students are given a word bank with the 5 steps of the Scientific Method. They are then given 3 real examples of those steps in action, and must match it to the correct phrase from the word bank. For instance, they must know that "Ben believes that if he feeds his fish less, then he will have to clean his fish tank less frequently" would serve as an example of "Form a Hypothesis". Or, "Luke plays music to one set of plants and grows another set of plants in silence. He measures their growth." serves as an example of "Experiment".
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