5 ways of acquiring scientific knowledge and explain them
1. Authority. A person or organization having power or control in a particular, typically political or administrative, sphere.
2. Intuition. The ability to understand something immediately, without the need for conscious reasoning.
3. Scientific. based on or characterized by the methods and principles of science.
4. Empiricism. Means a method of study relying on empirical evidence, which includes things yove experienced: stuff you can see and touch.
5. Educated guess. a guess based on knowledge and experience and therefore likely to be correct.