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Peter J. Russell + 2 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305389892
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Biology: The Dynamic Science (Mind...

4th Edition
Peter J. Russell + 2 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305389892

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Chapter 1, Problem 6TYK
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Discuss Concepts Explain why control treatments are a necessary component of well-designed experiments.

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Summary Introduction

To review:

The importance of control treatment as a necessary component of well-designed experiments.

Introduction:

An experiment can be defined as the procedure that is carried out to support or validate a hypothesis. They usually provide an insight into the cause and the effect of the experiment. The experiments rely on logical analysis of the results. The experiments may also be natural experimental studies.

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Normally, experiments include control treatments that are used to minimize the effects of other variables. Through control treatments, reliable results can be obtained. The control measurements and other measurements are compared. The scientific controls are an integral part of the scientific method...

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