Science

What is the best explanation for why scientific theories are modified?
A)Theories more than ten years old are usually out of date.
B)Scientists want to prove that the work of other scientists is wrong.
C)New evidence that supports a revision prompts scientists to modify the earlier theories.
D)So much information is available today that it is harder to focus research and disprove theories.

I believe the answer is C but i'm not sure.

  1. 0
  2. 4
asked by Gaby
  1. Yes, C.

    1. 0
    posted by Ms. Sue
  2. C

    1. 0
    posted by Blahh

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Pyhsical Science

    Which of the following statements is true about scientific theories? A. Scientific theories become scientific laws. B. Scientific theories are never proven. C. Scientific theories become hypotheses. D. Scientific theories
  2. reading

    what this the answer for this question We can conclude from paragraph a)theories are often revised. b)theories are never modified. c)theories are always changed. d)theories are mostly illogical. The concept that the Earth is a
  3. biology

    ok so i was learning about cell theory and i am really stuck on this question The text describes one of the scientific theories of where life comes from(which was the cell theory). Find one other scientific theory of how life
  4. Biology

    Describe two scientific theory (atomic,kinetic,cell theory) and non scientic (moral, ethical, religious theories ).Differentiate between the scientific and non scientific theories explaining why there are some questions that
  5. PSY/405

    Hello, I need help finding information for my PowerPoint Presentation. Thanks in advance Create a 10- to 12-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation, including detailed speaker notes,on traditional and contemporary
  6. criminal justice

    Where should I start? I have defined what psychological theories and sociological theories are. But how do I define the 3 acts within these theories? Apply 2 psychological theories and 2 sociological theories to each of the
  7. early childhood

    One similarity between the developmental theories of Piaget and Vygotsky is that they are both A. constructivist theories of learning throught interaction with the environment B. objectivist theories of development throught the
  8. Lang. Arts

    To educate others about his (23) theories Einstein held some teaching positions. Correct this part of the sentence below theories Einstein theories, Einstein theories, Einstein, theories Einstein, no error I think it is ...A?
  9. Critical Thinking

    Over time, non-specialists are usually able to assimilate radically new scientific ideas, even though these ideas may seem strange when they are initially introduced. Such was the case with Newtonian physics; when Newton proposed
  10. Critical Thinking

    Over time, non-specialists are usually able to assimilate radically new scientific ideas, even though these ideas may seem strange when they are initially introduced. Such was the case with Newtonian physics; when Newton proposed

More Similar Questions