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ASVAB Exam Cram™ by Kalinda Reeves, Karl W. Riebs

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Answer Explanations for General Science

A1: Answer D is correct. Answers A, B, and C are incorrect because making observations, taking measurements, and conducting experiments are all part of the Scientific Method. The other step in the method is formulating hypotheses, not absolute truths. The Scientific Method does not presume to result in the discovery of absolute truth, merely to develop workable theories and laws based on the best available information and experimentation.
A2: Answer A is correct. Kinetic energy is the energy of motion. Answer B is incorrect because potential energy is stored energy due to the position of an object. Answer C is incorrect because thermal energy is heat energy. Answer D is incorrect because chemical energy relates ...

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