Philosophy/Sciences/Quiz

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The scale of the universe is mapped to the branches of science and the hierarchy of science.[1] Credit: Richard Feynman.

Sciences is an effort, in a lecture format, to describe the components of the sciences.

You are free to take this quiz based on the lecture sciences at any time.

To improve your score, read and study the lecture, the links contained within, listed under See also, External links, and in the {{sciences resources}} template. This should give you adequate background to get 100 %.

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Quiz[edit]







  

1

Which of the following is a life science?

biochemistry
paleontology
mathematics
zymurgy
botany
mineralogy

2

True or False, A dominant group in the sciences differs from a control group in that it rules the treatment of the control groups and the treatment groups.

TRUE
FALSE

3

Which of the following is associated with wood?

biochemistry
paleontology
mathematics
zymurgy
botany
mineralogy

4

Evidence that demonstrates that a model or idea in the sciences is feasible is called a

.

5

True or False, A control group may be used in any field to demonstrate no effect or a standard effect versus a novel effort applied to a treatment group in any science.

TRUE
FALSE

6

Complete the text:

A short or

realization of a certain

or idea to

a treament's scientific feasibility is called a proof of

.

7

Which of the following is associated with steel?

biochemistry
paleontology
mathematics
metallurgy
physics
mineralogy
chemistry

8

True or False, Pure science involves no doing apart from itself.

TRUE
FALSE

9

Complete the text:

A proof-of-concept structure in the sciences consists of

, procedures, findings, and

.

10

Which of the following is associated with tephra?

volcanology
paleontology
geography
metallurgy
physics
mineralogy
chemistry

11

True or False, The purpose of a treatment group is to describe natural processes or phenomena for the first time relative to a control group in any science.

TRUE
FALSE

12

Which of the following is associated with peanut butter?

botany
paleontology
technology
applied science
physics
mineralogy
biochemistry
oceanography
materials science


Hypotheses[edit]

  1. Requiring discipline from a scientist is like requiring discipline from a freight train.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Richard Feynman. Lectures in Physics, Vol.1, Chap.1. Pasadena, California USA: Caltech.

External links[edit]

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