Name _____________________________  Date _____________  Period _____

Consumer's Challenge Using the Scientific Method  Homework

Task:  To challenge the claims of products available to consumers. From paper towel advertisements to powerful battery, investigate the product claims of the world using the scientific method.    You are required to use the scientific method to ensure reliable results and to address safety concerns. 


1.      choose a product

2.      create their question/hypothesis

3.      develop their procedure to test your hypothesis

4.      List materials used.

5.      do your experiment change only one variable (hint:  do it multiple times)

6.      graph your results.

7.      Write your conclusion (usually this answers your problem.)

8.      Share your lab results in a form of a lab report.

Two grades will be determined by 1)  your use of the scientific method

                                                            2) Lab report