What is the definition of scientific method?

The systematic pursuit of knowledge involving a) the recognition and formulation of a problem b) the collection of data through observation and experiment, and c) the formulation and testing of a hypothesis.

1. Identify A Problem and Ask A Question

2. Make A Hypothesis

3. Test The Hypothesis (Design & Conduct Experiments)

4. Collect Data

5. Analyaze The Results

6. Draw Conclusions

7. Make Recommendations / Solutions.

Scientists generally publish the results of an experiment, so that other scientists can compare it to their results.