Question and answer
The scientific method is a process of rational thought and common sense. True or false.
In my opinion, the statement "The scientific method is a process of rational thought and common sense" is FALSE. As one writer put it: "common sense is assumed in scientific method - or at least it should be". Unfortunately, common sense can let us down and lead us to false conclusions. The scientific method relies solely on meticulous, unbiased observation, record-keeping and reproducibility to
Question
Asked 10/8/2013 9:55:23 AM
Updated 10/8/2013 10:06:44 AM
1 Answer/Comment
Get an answer
New answers
Rating
3
In my opinion, the statement "The scientific method is a process of rational thought and common sense" is FALSE. As one writer put it: "common sense is assumed in scientific method - or at least it should be". Unfortunately, common sense can let us down and lead us to false conclusions. The scientific method relies solely on meticulous, unbiased observation, record-keeping and reproducibility to come to its conclusions, rather than relying on common sense.

Added 10/8/2013 10:06:44 AM
This answer has been added to the Weegy Knowledgebase
Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
A hypothesis that appears to be supported by experiments may be elevated to a general _____. A)experiment B)hypothesis C)theory D)inquiry
Weegy: A hypothesis that appears to be supported by experiments may be elevated to a general theory. (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 10/8/2013 8:35:43 AM
0 Answers/Comments
18,071,018 questions answered
Popular Conversations
What is the middle term of the product of (5a - 7)(2a - 1)?
Weegy: (5a - 7)(2a - 1) = 10a^2 - 5a - 14a + 7; = 10a^2 - 19a + 9; The middle term is: -19a User: Factor 5x 2 - 7x ...
10/31/2014 1:07:39 PM| 4 Answers
Which answer correctly identifies the underlined words (reading)in ...
Weegy: Can you believe that I won the staring contest? The word staring is a PARTICIPIAL.
10/31/2014 3:29:41 PM| 4 Answers
What is the equation of the line that has a slope of –2 and a ...
Weegy: If the slope of a straight line is 0 and the y-intercept is 2, the equation of the line is y = -2 User: ...
10/31/2014 12:48:06 PM| 3 Answers
The goal of Hitler’s unsuccessful “Beer Hall Putsch” was ...
Weegy: The goal of Hitler s unsuccessful Beer Hall Putsch? was to b. march to Berlin and bring the Weimer Republic ...
10/31/2014 6:57:26 AM| 2 Answers
The Tiananmen Square Massacre was a response to a. Taiwan ...
Weegy: Deng Xiaoping was Mao's: Succesor - - User: Which of the following did not occur after the demonstrations ...
10/31/2014 10:40:27 AM| 2 Answers
Which of the following statements best describes a harijan? a. A ...
Weegy: Which of the following statements best describes a harijan? The answer is C. A member of the untouchable caste. ...
10/31/2014 10:52:10 AM| 2 Answers
Letters of the alphabet used to represent unknown quantities in ...
Weegy: Letters of the alphabet used to represent unknown quantities in equations are called variables. User: An ...
10/31/2014 11:12:47 AM| 2 Answers
Factor p^2 + 18p + 32.
Weegy: p^2 + 18p + 32, the factors are (p + 2)(p + 16) User: (-a + 3)(a + 4) Weegy: (-a + 3)(a + 4) = -a^2 -4a + ...
10/31/2014 11:40:43 AM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
1
L
P
C
1
P
C
1
L
Points 25 [Total 11738]| Ratings 0| Comments 25| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 18 [Total 539]| Ratings 0| Comments 18| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 18 [Total 787]| Ratings 0| Comments 18| Invitations 0|Online
S
L
Points 11 [Total 2298]| Ratings 0| Comments 11| Invitations 0|Offline
Points 0 [Total 0]| Ratings 0| Comments 0| Invitations 0|Offline
Points 0 [Total 0]| Ratings 0| Comments 0| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 0 [Total 0]| Ratings 0| Comments 0| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 0 [Total 0]| Ratings 0| Comments 0| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 0 [Total 0]| Ratings 0| Comments 0| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 0 [Total 0]| Ratings 0| Comments 0| Invitations 0|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2014 Purple Inc.