The Scientific Method is a method of procedure to answer questions related to science by making observations and conducting experiments.
These are the steps of the Scientific method:
- Ask a Question
- Conduct background research
- Make a Hypothesis
- Design and conduct an experiment . An Experiment has an independent and dependent variable.
You can change or control the independent variable and record the effect it has on the dependent variable .
- Record observations and analyze what the data means. Often, you'll prepare a table or graph of the data.
- Conclude whether to accept or reject your hypothesis. Communicate your results.