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You can systematically identify the parts of an experiment to better understand how it was planned to answer the research question.

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You can : 
  • Read a research article and identify the:
    • Research question
    • Independent variable, dependent variable, and variables held constant
    • Controls (negative and positive) or standards
    • Type of sample selection (if applicable)
    • Sample size (if applicable
    • Findings on how the independent variable affects the dependent variable (i.e., the answer to the research question)

Why Earn This Badge?

In order to solve a problem, whether that is answering a research question or troubleshooting a problematic protocol, you have to be able to think about the problem systematically. Part of this systematic thinking is being able to identify the parts of the system. This badge will show that you can identify the parts of an experiment and are prepared for success in future classes and careers in many disciplines.

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Badge Experts


Kayley Lima


Badge awarded on 6/1/17

Khayde Evans


Badge awarded on 5/31/17

Kyle McDonald


Badge awarded on 6/2/17

Lesslie C.


Badge awarded on 6/2/17

Linda Hernandez


Badge awarded on 12/8/17

Lizbeth Olmedo


Badge awarded on 12/13/17

Lizeth Mendoza


Badge awarded on 6/25/17

Luis Flores


Badge awarded on 6/1/17

Luis Romero


Badge awarded on 5/28/17

M. A. D'Anna


Badge awarded on 6/12/17

Maria C


Badge awarded on 10/19/17

Maria Soto


Badge awarded on 6/1/17

Badge Learners


Vince D


Joined badge on 3/14/17