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What is an example of a prediction?
noun. The definition of a prediction is a forecast or a prophecy. An example of a prediction is a psychic telling a couple they will have a child soon, before they know the woman is pregnant. YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2018 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Is an IF THEN statement a hypothesis?
Hypotheses followed by a conclusion is called an If-then statement or a conditional statement. A conditional statement is false if hypothesis is true and the conclusion is false. The example above would be false if it said "if you get good grades then you will not get into a good college".
Is a hypothesis a question?
Your hypothesis is not the scientific question in your project. The hypothesis is an educated, testable prediction about what will happen.
What comes first hypothesis or prediction?
OBSERVATION is first step, so that you know how you want to go about your research. HYPOTHESIS is the answer you think you'll find. PREDICTION is your specific belief about the scientific idea: If my hypothesis is true, then I predict we will discover this. CONCLUSION is the answer that the experiment gives.
Why is it important to make predictions?
Predicting encourages children to actively think ahead and ask questions. It also allows students to understand the story better, make connections to what they are reading, and interact with the text. Making predictions is also a valuable strategy to improve reading comprehension.