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1. What is science?

2. List, in order, each of the 8 steps given for the process of science, and give an example of what would be done for each step. Practice by using the following scenario: the fish in your neighbor's pond have all died and your neighbor has asked you to solve the mystery.

3. List, explain, and apply the 3 rules of science as given in class..

4. Define hypothesis, theory, and be able to apply the following terms: independent variable, dependent variable, controlled variables, experimental group, control group

5. Be able to write a descriptive question, given the dependent and independent variables, in the format given in class.

6. Use this example [precipitation and elevation] to give the dependent variable, independent variable, a controlled variable, and a research question.