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Date Created: 09/07/15
Bio Lecture 92 Wiles You can forget you clicker 3 times and it won t matter but after that that s not good Every week the Mastering Biology is due Sunday night at 1159 pm If you wait 24 hours it is still worth 90 of what it was when it was due and it decreases by 10 every 24 hrs you wait Never goes below 50 When should the text book reading be done by avg students won t read it But it is the reading that covers the information covered in lecture and lab You can go to the last few pages of the chapter in the book for the summaries Fill in the outline in the text book after class and probably look back after the week too MB 0 All assignments take about 115 hours to complete so don t start at 1152 pm the night it s due 0 There is 247 Mastering Bio Tech support 0 Assignments are tied to the text books and the chapters Take notes on How Science Works because it will be on the exam First week in Lab there will be a quiz on the syllabus Nothing in science is proven because there are no facts in science 0 Hypotheses are great tools because they are testable and can have an experiment run off of it 0 You can prove the hypothesis but you can have support for it 0 But there ARE absolutely facts in science A theory is a wellsustained explanation of science can t explain the mythical world that can incorporate facts inferences laws tested hypotheses and other theories It is not just an opinion guess or hunch A theory takes into account all the facts We know about atoms and electrons which we have never seen through inference Just because something is extra proven doesn t make it a law Laws are very specific A law can be part of a theory A theory isn t a theory just because it hasn t been proven Gravitational theory Includes 0 Facts we need oxygen to breathe things fal ect 0 Inferences facts about electrons things fall because they are attracted to the earth and same goes for the earth and the moon ect 0 Laws the inverse square law FG m1xm2rquot2 this law is part of gravitational theory 0 Tested hypothesis gallelio said if I drop 2 things they Will hit the ground at the same time hammer and the feather dropped on the moon 0 Other related theories relativity the quantum theory Gravity 0 Is factual 0 There is a vast body of theoretical knowledge that EXPLAINS the FASTs of gravity
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