Science Homework In Texas [Pic]

Submitted by: SweepOfDeath 3 years ago Weird

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Male 192
1)Unless proven otherwise, there is only physical world.
2)Universal negative? That old religious nut nugget. Do we have to this again?
3)Value jugdments are subjective. Scienece is not a subjective being but a objective tool.
4)There are no absolute answers! That is the point of science and why aeverything is "just a theory".
5)"leaves a lot of unanswered questions"??? Life and the universe are not a pop quiz in school!!! Humans use science to understand this world. If we had all the answers and all of them were absolute...there would be no need for science.

Poor kids. Have to be subjected into this fearfull view of the world. "Oh, the universe scare me. There must be a god with all and definite answers to calm me down."
Grow up!
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Male 2,143
Texas-Moron breeding grounds
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Male 16
As someone who went to school in Texas I can tell you that this is not normal science curriculum. It is obviously from a Christian school.
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Male 14,330
[quote]The problem about atheists staying quiet is this: we didn`t drating start it![/quote]

So what you`re saying is.....
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Male 5,620
Neat.. crakr used "creationist" and "evidence" in the same sentence without using the phrase "lack of".
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Male 14,330
[quote]Way to judge an entire group of people[/quote]

Like how the Atheists on here do? Yes religious nutters do too but that makes them quite similar. Not religious BTW call what I see.
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Male 5,620
Neat.. crakr used "creationist" and "evidence" in the same sentence without using the phrase "lack of".
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Male 17,512
whodat: "The reason any scientific theory is found to be incorrect is because new evidence is found....."

It takes more than that. Most often it takes old scientists, with their preconceived ideas, to die in order for younger scientists to finally break through the "peer review" walls set in front of them. Any perceived "creationist" evidence is aggressively squashed, even when that evidence is misperceived as "creationist". If that evidence upsets the status quo of evolutionary theory, in any way, it`s banished.

Science advances one funeral at a time. - Max Planck.
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Male 5,620
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I suspect trolling.
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Male 5,620
I would like to see proof that this is "homework" in Texas.

Proof or stfu.
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Male 334
i agree with that smagboy and the whole idea of any religion being used as bottomline for making laws cannot truly be a democracy. It is at heart a theocraty then.
But, we didnt start it so we fight back is still not a good argument. I am an atheist but i will defend a persons right as human to have their own religion, just as i will defend the basic right that no one religion should dictate how others should live their life. After all, if you believe in, oh, i dunno, lets say the spagetti monster, and that spagetti monsters demands you to dance naked in the rain when it rains, then by all means do that, as long as it doesnt hinder others..
BUT, if you claim i should dance naked in the rain cause your religion tells you too, i feel the urge to explain that it is not my religion.

this is true for a lot of religious based laws we see changing in most of the western world, yet somehow, the usa likes to be the most conservative out of the western world.
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Male 14,773
Brain washing disguised as a test
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Male 1,558
What do we have to do to stop this religious idiots??!!
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Male 4,431
The problem about atheists staying quiet is this: we didn`t drating start it! Those spouting religious bullpoo dratnuttery are the ones trying to limit and take away rights based on religion, trying to spend tax dollars to forward their own religious principles, trying to impose their beliefs on ALL citizens. We are a secular country founded, willfully, on secular ideology. Religious folks should not have their right infringed upon, but they sure as drat shouldn`t be allowed to impose their beliefs on everyone.
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Male 978
i despise religion.
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Male 4,431
Modwain, the problem is that some things are actually provable.
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Male 334
what an individual wants to believe, wether it is true, idiocy or mere doctrin, thats up to them.

no one person should claim others need to believe what they do. No rule set should be based in any form of religion or philosophy other then the base humanist rules, or common law as it is often refered to. It is amazing how close asimovs 3 rules of robotic come down to that to be honest.
does chrisitanity state that? well, mostly, but then, so do most if not all religions and philosophys.
Do we need to tell one group of believers in XXX to stop believing that and believe ZZZ?

Well, if you believe the right to make up someone`s own mind, you kinda say you should not enforce the believe in something else. And, it seems that in the usa atheist are kinda the most vilified members of society. Which is weird in my humble opinion.
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Male 450
@McGovern1981 "That`d be great if Atheists could do the same. I see that happening in about never."

Way to judge an entire group of people. Most Athiests I know never say a word because of the judgement they face. You are basically saying "why should I be quiet if they don`t have to" so not only are you incorrectly and wrongly grouping Athiests according to your OPINION but you are reverting to grade school tactics to base your argument on. Your parents must be proud.

Sorry everyone. I often don`t engage in the poo filled arguments that happen here but I wanted to be part of the "in crowd" for once.
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Male 14,330
@madduck

[quote]If you ARE religious you keep it quiet - bad manners to god-bother.[/quote]

That`d be great if Atheists could do the same. I see that happening in about never. Anyway if you`re all so Atheist why not change it to "Nothing save the queen?"
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Male 1,497
All churches were created by people.
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Female 7,832
Yes McGovern- she IS the head of the church too. But most of us don`t believe in God, quite a lot don`t believe in the Queen either... but we are very secular- it rude to talk about such things. If you ARE religious you keep it quiet - bad manners to god-bother.
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Female 4,349
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Male 14,330
[quote]Oooh- very nasty indeed... talk about leading questions. I am so thankful I live in a sane country... one whose queen is also the head of its own church- we leave religion where it belongs- in church. [/quote]

Isn`t the national anthem "God Save the Queen"
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Male 7,775
@madduck- not forgetting the little matter of our church being created by Henry VIII because he couldn`t get his own way.
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Male 2,357
What school is it from? We`re kind of taking it on honor that this is from a Texas school...
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Male 4,746
LOL@ spanz. From the mouths of brainwashed idiots...
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Male 15,832
What`s the big deal? After all, SOMEBODY`S gotta clean the toilets.
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Male 2,670
Smells of some uber-xitian home schoolin` bible-thumpin` trash to me.
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Male 3,428
#29 is incorrect. From the 3rd to the 18th century
the Bible has gone through MANY rewrites, ommissions and alterations. Compare the greek texts to the dead sea scrools to the King James version to see just how far the revisions have gone. Plus in many aspects the Bible is self contradictory one would only have to read the first 2 chapters to see several inconsistencies. If the Bible is absolute standard for law and morality then several acts that are almost univrsally accepted as abhorent would be perfectally acceptable such as the deffinition of women as property, Slave ownership, Marrage between women and rapist... etc.
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Male 1,122
I also like that this basically says the universe has physics, we must try to learn them. That`s pretty great. You are on the right track for the scientific method; even if it is clouded a little by your choice of magical universe orienting deity.
My big problem is changing experimentation to theorization in the scientific method, that`s just wrong.
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Male 97
spanz insults 3 groups of people in as many sentences. Old? Check! White? Probably. Hateful Conservative? Almost a given.
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Male 1,122
Meh it`s not that bad, I mean it is clearly a direct attack on the scientific method but the list at the end is fairly true.
Science does not make value judgements - True (and rightly so, why do facts need value judgements?)
It cannot prove a universal negative. True and the burden of proof should be to prove the existence of something not the lack of existence.
It cannot give absolute answers was already commented on, it can but it accepts when it is wrong too.
It leaves unanswered questions...of course, only the incredibly naive would assume they could solve the universes riddles in one sentence....god did it.
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Male 1,289
I also agree that #25 is incorrect.

I do prefer this type of Christian over the Christian who indiscriminately attacks those who do not believe in the God he has created in his own mind. At least these arguments are logically consistent.

Reminds me of the Isaac Asimov story about the robot who believed that the Matter Converter he was designed to work on was an all-powerful God. So long as he does his job well and doesn`t hurt anybody, who cares what he believes?
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Female 583
This is truly disgusting. It`s incredible to me how cult-like the answers are. Just regurgitating the same crap over and over. This is not acceptable, especially not in this country, where religion is supposed to be removed from education.
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Male 662
Spans, you are all kinds of ignorant.
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Male 3,909
#25 is wrong. The reason any scientific theory is found to be incorrect is because new evidence is found, studied, recorded, peer reviewed and the theory is then revised.
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Male 1,093
student show good grammar, punctuation, and spelling. Also shows the ability to retain what is taught. Compare that to an inner city student or illegal alien who would have trouble putting their name at the top of the page, and I see no problem with this.

If there are any atheists out there with their panties in a bunch about the god references, get over it!
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Male 37,888

Possibly from a public school, but more likely from a private christian school.
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Female 7,832
Oooh- very nasty indeed... talk about leading questions. I am so thankful I live in a sane country... one whose queen is also the head of its own church- we leave religion where it belongs- in church.
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Male 5,811
That makes my head hurt.


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Male 97
Once again people confuse not believing in God with believing there is no God.
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Male 938
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