Today, I’ll introduce the fifth step of the scientific method–the DATA.
As a reminder, the symbol in the upper left corner of this page links to each step of the scientific method as it relates to an investigation about mixing yellow and blue paint pigments (chemicals that give a substance color).
Now about Data—Data is any recorded information that you collect during your investigation. But, this step of the scientific method is specifically about your experimental observations. In other words, what happens!
For step 2, see SCIENTIFIC METHOD:DATA