What is research

What is research - What is research? A) Finding the answers...

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What is research? A) Finding the answers B) Finding evidence
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I want to find out how many students drink on campus (as in, a percentage). So, I ask 50 students to tell me whether or not they drink. This should give me some information. But why might my results be misleading or incorrect?
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What is research? A) A process B) Just an activity we do for one day
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How many books are in the library? That’s easy: I ask a librarian Next, let’s do something with that data Are the number of books related to the size of the college? Maybe it is (more books = more students) Then, should KSU increase the number of books to attract more students?
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My area of research: Social Support Groups My research Q: Do social groups affect learning outcomes? Next, I try to find data Measure social interactions: size of social group, satisfaction with social group Measure academic performance: GPA, class attendance, or even their perceptions Finally, I look for relationships in the data
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