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The Nature of Science

How do scientists approach and solve problems in biology?

  1. Scientific inquiry is a thoughtful and coordinated attempt to search out, describe, explain and predict natural phenomena.
  2. Scientific literacy includes the ability to read, write, discuss and present coherent ideas about science.
  3. Scientists use a variety of processes to answer scientific questions.

Key Concepts

  • Scientific Method
  • Lab Safety

Textbook Chapter: 1

Modern Biology: Holt, Rinehart and Winston

Homework, Key Vocabulary and Graphic Organizer

Class Notes

Class and Lab Work

Extra Work

Honors Bio

Blue Team

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