Why is a method important?

In this lesson we will learn how to structure a written method for a scientific investigation.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Which of the following is only found on diagrams?

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Q2.Why do we not use shading on diagrams?

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Q3.What do illustrations have that diagrams do not?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which of the following is only found on diagrams?

1/3

Q2.Why do we not use shading on diagrams?

2/3

Q3.What do illustrations have that diagrams do not?

3/3

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Why is a method important? Quiz

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.What is the purpose of a method?

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Q2.Which of these is NOT how to write a good method?

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Q3.What comes before the step by step instructions in a method?

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Why is a method important? Quiz

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.What is the purpose of a method?

1/3

Q2.Which of these is NOT how to write a good method?

2/3

Q3.What comes before the step by step instructions in a method?

3/3

Lesson summary: Why is a method important?

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