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Thinking Critically, Seventh Edition
John Chaffee et al.
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Chapter 11: Reasoning Critically

Empirical Generalization (p. 505)

National Center for Education Statistics

http://nces.ed.gov/

This U.S. federal government site provides statistics related to education in America and in other countries.

FedStats Home Page

http://www.fedstats.gov/

This page offers links to many statistics-related agencies. The FedStats page is a good place to begin your search if you are conducting research that requires empirical, statistical evidence.

Statistics Canada

http://www.statcan.ca/

This web site provides access to numerous social and economic statistics for Canada, including numbers for population, unemployment, and gross domestic product, to name just a few.

Controlled Experiments (p. 521)

Home Experiments

http://scifun.chem.wisc.edu/HOMEEXPTS/HOMEEXPTS.html

Part of the University of Wisconsin–Madison’s Department of Chemistry web site, this page introduces you to some scientific experiments that you can do at home. These experiments are provided by Chemistry Professor Bassam Z. Shakhashiri, though there are other experiments on the web site that have been provided by Shakhashiri’s friends and colleagues.



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