Nature of Scientific Knowledge
History and Nature of Science
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Apply the following scientific processes to other problem solving or decision making situations:
Describe how scientific knowledge is subject to change as new information and/or technology challenges prevailing theories.
Defend the principle that accurate record keeping, openness, and replication are essential for maintaining an investigator’s credibility with other scientists and society.
Explain why scientific claims may be questionable if based on very small samples of data, biased samples, or samples for which there was no control.