Essential Questions

Essential Questions

  1. What types of questions and hypotheses can be answered by science?
  2. What elements of design are critical in conducting a scientific investigation?
  3. How can we ensure that scientific investigations are both safe and consistent with standard scientific practice?
  4. How do we know whether scientific data are accurate?
  5. How do we know whether the conclusions of a scientific investigation are valid?
  6. Is there always only one answer in science?
  7. What is life? How are all living things the same, and how are they different?