Wednesday, 4 January 2017

Research Method

Plant Sciences: Ecology

What is Science?

Science is the study and application of knowledge and understanding of the natural and/or how the world works, following a systematic methodology based on evidence.

The Scientific Method

What is the Scientific Method?

The scientific method is a way to ask and answer scientific questions by making observations and doing experiments. This method involves a series of steps:

Ask a Question
Do Background Research
Construct a Hypothesis
Test Your Hypothesis by Doing an Experiment
Analyze Your Data and Draw a Conclusion
Communicate Your Results