# Which type of scientific statement is defined as a statement of fact that is generally accepted to be true and universal because it has always been observed to be true?

Aug 23, 2017

$\text{A scientific law..........}$

#### Explanation:

A scientific law is the result of consistent and repeated observation. Laws do not posit an explanation of experimental phenomena, they merely describe the phenomenon.

A few selected, and well known laws.......

$\text{Law of conservation of mass and energy}$

$\text{Newton's universal law of gravitation}$

$\text{Ohm's law relating current, voltage, and potential difference,}$
$V = I R$.........