NGEC 7 - Science, Technology, and Society (STS) Unit 1 Quiz

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What is the main focus of the Science, Technology, and Society (STS) module?

The impact of science and technology on society and the environment

What is the emphasis of the STS module in relation to the role of science and technology?

Their impact on Philippine national building

What is the objective related to inventions and discoveries in the lesson content?

To identify inventions and discoveries that changed the world over history

What does the module aim to cover in relation to historical antecedents?

Antecedents during the ancient period, middle ages, and modern ages

What is the main area of focus in understanding the impact of scientific and technological innovation throughout history?

Social impacts

What does the module explore in terms of societal factors and science and technology?

The dynamic interactions between societal factors and science and technology

What is the meaning of science?

A systematic body of knowledge gained through the scientific method

What is the meaning of technology?

A complex system of knowledge, skills, and resources applied to the development of new products

What is the meaning of society?

The sum total of human interactions

What is the role of scientists and technologists in society according to the text?

To identify and meet the needs of the society

How does the text describe the relationship between science, technology, and society?

As dynamic and tentative, where each affects and is affected by the other

What does technology involve according to the text?

A complex system of knowledge, skills, and resources applied to the development of new products

What is science considered to be?

A collective enterprise involving people, knowledge, skills, facilities, and technologies

What does society consist of according to the text?

A group of individuals involved in persistent social interaction

How are advancements in science and technology described in the text?

Dynamic and tentative

What is technology described as according to the text?

A complex system of knowledge, skills, and resources applied to the development of new or improved products

Test your understanding of historical antecedents in the course of science and technology with this quiz. Explore how science and technology impact society and the environment, recognize influential inventions and discoveries, and discuss scientific and technological developments in the Philippines.

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