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of process, evaluation of impact, and evaluation of efficiency. Write a descriptiveparagraph on each type of evaluation research. Provide at least one example of eachtype.Selected Answer:Evaluation of need assessments attempt to answer questions with systematic,credible evidence. The initial motivation for implementing programs to ease socialproblems and other societal disorders comes from a variety of sources.Theseinclude advocacy groups, moral leaders, community advocates, and political figures.However, it is essential to obtain reliable information on the nature and the scope ofthe problem as well as the target population in need of the intervention before aprogram is designed and implemented.Evaluation researchers often contribute tothese efforts by applying research tools to answer such questions as “What is themagnitude of this problem in this community?” “How many people in thesecommunities are in need of this program?” “What are the demographiccharacteristics of these people (e.g., age, gender, and race or ethnicity)?” and “Is theproposed program or intervention appropriate for this population?The evaluation of process denotes what actually happens in a program.Once aprogram has been started, evaluators are often called on to document the extent towhich implementation has taken place, whether the program is reaching the targetindividuals or groups, whether the program is actually operating as expected, andwhat resources are being expended in the conduct of the program.In short, it is the

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