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Observation Vs Inference

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Observation Vs Inference

  1. 1. Observation vs. Inference Starring Homer J. Simpson
  2. 2. Observation Observation: when studying something describe only facts that you can see, touch, smell and hear. You are not making any guesses. THIS IS NOT AN OPINION!! Ohh… This liquid is green and it is leaking from a brown can. I also smell it.
  3. 3. Inference Inference: using your observations to make a guess about an object or an outcome THIS CAN BE A SCIENTIFIC OPINION Based on my observations , I think that this can is old and is leaking a toxic substance.
  4. 4. Group Practice <ul><li>Please Make some observations and inferences about the following picture. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Individual Practice <ul><li>On your note card, please write down 2 observations and 2 inferences about the following picture. </li></ul>

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