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In science, it is the variable that you intentionally change.
In an experiment, Lyndsey has three sunflower plants. They are all given the same amount of sunlight; however, she gives one drop of water to one plant, two drops to another, and no water to the third. Lyndsey's independent variable is the amount of water.
by MisFit1 December 13, 2015
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The variable that remains the same throughout the entire experiment.
the independent variable is actually the constant in this definiton
by poopoodaddy March 08, 2016
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