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College Composition II: Assignment 1 -Research ProposalIf you are seeking college credit for this course, you must submit a research proposal and two researchpapers, and then pass the proctoredfinal exam. You must submit your proposal and papers beforeregistering for thefinal. Below you willfind prompts and instructions for submitting your proposal.About This AssignmentThroughout this course, you've learned aboutfinding sources, crafting a research proposal, andultimately writing a research paper. As part of your grade for this course you need to completeoneresearch proposalandtwo research papers. For this assignment, chooseoneof the prompts youplan to write a full research paper on and create your corresponding research proposal.Your research proposal should be between500 - 800words. In your research proposal, be sure tocover the following components:The prompt and questions you want to addressYour thesis (your position regarding the main question you address)Your goals for the paperSupporting detailsHow and what you will research to support your thesisIt should be clear from your proposal not just which prompt you have selected, but how you intend tofocus, develop, and prove it. Regardless of which prompt you choose, evidence from reputable sourcesmust be used to support your claims.Research Paper PromptsSince you will be writing research papers ontwoof the prompts listed below, we highly suggestcompleting the research proposalfirst, based on one of the prompts you plan to choose for your full-length research paper. That way, the work you complete for your research proposal will set you up forgreater success when you complete the related research paper.Prompt 1The Gender Gap is defined as 'the discrepancies in opportunities and status between men andwomen.' Many believe the gender gap is still very present in America, saying that women have feweropportunities in STEM-relatedfields and make less money than men regardless of time on the job,education, or experience.Refer a friend!"PlansCoursesCreditDegreesSchoolsCollege Composition II: Assignment 1 - Research Proposal | Stud......1 of 51/14/19, 13:07
However, there are also those who believe the gender gap problem is just a myth. To them, theseclaims do not consider the type of job, the fact that men may work more hours, and that men are morelikely to pursue high-stress advancements.Is there evidence to suggest that the gender gap still exists today? If so, is there a solution to thisproblem? If not, what do you think is causing so many to believe that it still exists?

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