The moon is made of GreenCheese Is this a Scientific Hypothesis?
The moon is made of GreenCheese Is this a Scientific Hypothesis? Testable ? ------- can it be tested ? Falsifiable ? ----- can it be shown to be false ?
-- Questions -- MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question.
1) Science, art, and religion do not contradict one another because • A) all three have different domains. • B) if you choose the right one, you can forget the other two. • C) if you choose science you can forget about religion and art. • D) if you choose religion and art you can forget about science. • 2) Which of the following involves passion, talent, and intelligence? • A) science • B) music • C) art • D) literature • E) all of these
3) When a scientist is dishonest and reports false information, he or she • A) gets no second chance in the scientific community. • B) as in so many other professions, will be excused by the scientific community. • 4) The synthesis of a large collection of information that contains well-tested and verified hypotheses about certain aspects of the world is known as a scientific • A) theory. • B) fact. • C) hypothesis. • D) law or principle. • E) none of these.
5) A truly educated person is knowledgeable about • religion. • the arts. • science. • D) all of these. • 6) In science, an educated guess is a • theory. • hypothesis. • both of these. • 7) Science and technology are • A) really one and the same. • B) responsible for all the good in the world. • C) fundamentally different from each other. • D) responsible for all the bad in the world.
-- Answers -- MULTIPLE CHOICE. The one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question.
Chapter 1 1) Answer: A 2) Answer: E 3) Answer: A 4) Answer: A 5) Answer: D 6) Answer: B 7) Answer: C