Chemistry 9th Edition

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1133611095
ISBN 13: 978-1-13361-109-7

Chapter 1 - Chemical Foundations - Active Learning Questions - Page 33: 10


The fault in this statement is that a theory is not proven until thoroughly tested. If an experiment does not support a theory and the experiment is conducted correctly, then the theory needs to be changed.

Work Step by Step

If the theory is wrong, you can't say that the experiment is wrong since the theory is not proven without the experiment.
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