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independent variable
the factor you choose to change during an investigation
1 of 5
dependent variable
the factor you choose to measure as your result
2 of 5
controlled variable
all the factors you have to keep the same to make the experiment fair
3 of 5
categoric variables
variables that are measured in words eg, type of car: ford, toyota, honda
4 of 5
continuous variables
variables that are measured in numbers (whole numbers or decimals) eg, height (cm), time (s), mass (kg)
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Card 2

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dependent variable

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the factor you choose to measure as your result

Card 3

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controlled variable

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Card 4

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categoric variables

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Card 5

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continuous variables

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