GRE Text Completion: JiJing 1373-GRE填空机经1373题 - G884FX0M0Z72F4BBA

The genius of the scientific method is that it (i)____________ the dictum of Aristotle that the goal of science is knowledge of the ultimate cause of things. True science, we now know, advances human knowledge by (ii)____________ ultimate causes and focusing instead on the testing of empirical hypotheses. A. qualifies B. ignoring C. jettisons D. predicting E. affirms F. confirming