A research hypothesis is a
C)collection of empirical observations.
D)technique for analyzing data.
Hypothesis is to theory,as __________ is to ___________.
Why do biologists refer to the "theory" of evolution instead of the "fact" of evolution?
A)Because evolution is not universally believed.
B)Because it is impossible to scientifically test evolutionary principles.
C)Because the theory of evolution summarizes a whole set of scientific facts.
D)Because only theories that have been proven true may be referred to as "facts."
Hypotheses implied by a theory allow researchers to
A)learn about the theory.
B)test the theory.
C)confirm the theory.
D)disconfirm the theory.