2Short Answer 1. What causes a hypothesis to be rejected? It does not provide a reasonable explanation for what has been observed.2. How do scientists confirm a prediction?They test one or more alternative hypotheses.3. How are a theory and a set of hypotheses related?A theory is a set of related hypotheses that have been tested and confirmed many times.
34. Organizing Information a. Questionsb. Predictionsc. Experimentationd. Supportede. Rejectedf. Relatedg. Theory
4Multiple Choice5. What is the first step in the formation of a theory?a. hypothesesb. communicationc. experimentationd. observationAnswer: d