Definition of Inductive Model
Example of Inductive Model
Inductive Model Pronunciation
Syllabification: in·duc·tive mod·el
- American English – /in-dUHk-tiv mAHd-l/
- British English – /in-dUHk-tiv mOdl/
International Phonetic Alphabet
- American English: /ɪnˈdʌktɪv ˈmɑdl̩/
- British English: /ɪnˈdʌktɪv ˈmɒdl/
- Plural: inductive models
- If the hypothesis is true, the theory is confirmed but if the hypothesis is false, the theory is disconfirmed.
- The more confirming evidence collected through experiments or observations increases the probability that a theory is true, however it does not guarantee that the conclusion is true because there is always a possibility of unfound disconfirming evidence existing.
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ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2015. “inductive model.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved March 29, 2020 (https://sociologydictionary.org/inductive-model/).
APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)
inductive model. (2015). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/inductive-model/
Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2015. “inductive model.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed March 29, 2020. https://sociologydictionary.org/inductive-model/.
MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)
“inductive model.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2015. Web. 29 Mar. 2020. <https://sociologydictionary.org/inductive-model/>.