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hereweg0
 2 years ago
Matter is made of atoms that have positive centers of neutrons and protons surrounded by a cloud of negatively charged electrons. This statement is
A a theory
B a hypothesis
C an inference
D an observation
hereweg0
 2 years ago
Matter is made of atoms that have positive centers of neutrons and protons surrounded by a cloud of negatively charged electrons. This statement is A a theory B a hypothesis C an inference D an observation

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gsoda
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i am going to guess it's a hypothesis, because the statement does not mention any experiments that back it up.

gsoda
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it's not an observation, because observations refer to experimental data.

gsoda
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it's not an inference, because the statement does not contain a premise. it's just a conclusion.

gsoda
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it could be a theory, because this statement explains chemical phenomena, and it is supported by considerable amount of evidence.

gsoda
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0in any case, a theory is just a hypothesis that has stood the test of many experiments. we call newton's mechanics a theory even though it's been proven to be wrong (by Einstein).
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