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Scientific arguments (1 of 2)

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Taken together, the expectations generated by a scientific idea and the actual observations relevant to those expectations form what we'll call a scientific argument.

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Scientific arguments (2 of 2)
Though the elements of a scientific argument are always related in the same logical way, those elements may be assembled in different orders.

 


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