7th grade vocab words for Scientific Method Unit

vocabulary word definition
Hypothesis An educated guess
Scientific Methods Step-by-step procedures of scientific problem solving
Observation Bits of information you gather with your senses
Inference A conclusion about an observation
Independent variable The one factor you change in an experiment
Dependent variable Is the factor, or outcome, that will be measured in an experiment
Constant Factors in an experiment that stay the same
Control Is a standard used for comparison