What Is Science? Vocabulary:

What Is Science?
 Science- according to your textbook,
Science is a way to organize and gather
information about the natural world.
 Observation- to use one or more senses, to
get information about your surroundings.
 Infer- to apply reason, in order to explain an
 Estimate- to make a careful guess.
 Measure- an exact description of an
observation compared to a standard unit.
 Predict-stating what you think might happen
in the future.
 Classify- to group things together based on
how they are alike, or similar.
 Analyze- to look for trends or patterns in