lab-report - Title Page Select an informative title that...

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Page 1 Title Page Select an informative title that best illustrated the implication of your “conclusions”. It should also include the name and date submitted.
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Page 2 Abstract In general, “ Abstract ” should be two hundred words or less. It is a concise, single paragraph summary of completed work or work in progress. In a minute or less a reader can learn the rationale behind the study, general approach to the problem, pertinent results, and important conclusions or new questions. It should be written after the paper is completed.
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Page 3 Abstract Following elements should be in any Abstract. Try to keep the first two items to no more than one sentence each. Purpose of the study - hypothesis, overall question, objective Models or material systems and brief description of the experiment Results, including Significant specific findings Important conclusions or questions that follow from the experiment(s)
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Page 4 Abstract Style Single paragraph, and concise As a summary of work done, it is always written in past tense An abstract should stand on its own, and not refer to any other part of the paper such as a figure or table Focus on summarizing results - limit background information to a sentence or two, if absolutely necessary What you report in an abstract must be consistent with what you reported in the paper Correct spelling, clarity of sentences and phrases, and proper reporting of quantities (proper units, significant figures) are just as important in an abstract as they are anywhere else
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Page 5 Introduction In general, “ Introduction ” should not exceed two pages (double spaced, typed). The purpose of an introduction is to explain to the reader with the rationale behind the work, Why the work is important, with the intention of defending it . It places your work in a theoretical context, and enables the reader to understand and appreciate your objectives.
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Page 6 Introduction Style Use past tense except when referring to established facts. Organize your ideas, making one major point with each paragraph. Present information only as needed in order
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