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Ann K. Caspari. 2012. Guided Inquiry Design:
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Skills Distinguishing between facts and opinions
It is important to distinguish the difference between facts and opinions. Facts are pieces of information about something presented as true and accurate. Opinions are things believed to be true; or a judgement about a person or thing.
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