Guidelines for Research Precis

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Guidelines for Research Precis 15:05 Research precis 2 pages, 4 paragraphs Goal: to summarize and discuss the article Identify main points within the piece:  Paragraph 1 Purpose for the research and assumptions for the framework. Why is the writer writing this piece? What is the hypothesis and research questions? Paraphrase-be clear Paragraph 2 Summarize the methods used to test the hypothesis or answer the research questions What was the sample size? What methods were used to test the sample?
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Unformatted text preview: Surveys? Identify the type of analysis? How did they make sense of the analysis? Para 3 The conclusions that the researchers are drawing from the study Focus on the discussion section and not so much the numbers Para 4 Major implications of the research If you found the research to be valid What direction does the research lead to? What are the next steps when thinking about this topic? 15:05 15:05...
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This note was uploaded on 03/07/2012 for the course ENTOMOLOGY 201 taught by Professor Goodman during the Spring '12 term at University of Wisconsin.

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