MN.7.1. The Nature of Science and Engineering
7.1.1. The Practice of Science
188.8.131.52. The student will understand that scientific inquiry uses multiple interrelated processes to investigate questions and propose explanations about the natural world.
184.108.40.206.2. Plan and conduct a controlled experiment to test a hypothesis about a relationship between two variables, ensuring that one variable is systematically manipulated, the other is measured and recorded, and any other variables are kept the same (controlled).
7.1.3. Interactions Among Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Society
220.127.116.11. The student will understand that current and emerging technologies have enabled humans to develop and use models to understand and communicate how natural and designed systems work and interact.
18.104.22.168.2. Determine and use appropriate safety procedures, tools, measurements, graphs and mathematical analyses to describe and investigate natural and designed systems in a life science context.