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Evaluating Scientific Information

Evaluating Scientific Information

Author: Aaron Mullally
Description:

This lesson will explain how to evaluate scientific information to be sure it is credible and usable. It will also describe how and why science is relevant and important to your everyday life.

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TERMS TO KNOW
  • Fact

    ​A piece of information known to be true and can be verified.

  • Opinion

    ​A piece of information that involves personal judgment.

  • Bias

    An opinion swayed by personal experience.