For your upcoming literature review, your team is required to gather 10 published sources
which address your research question. Divide your research task among team
members, requiring each person to find three or four recently publi
Framework for How to Read and Critique a Research Study
1. Critiquing the research article
a. Title Does it accurately describe the article?
b. Abstract Is it representative of the article?
c. Introduction Does it make the purpose of the article clear?
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the research question and reason for the study (stated in the Introduction)
the hypothesis or hypotheses tested (Introduction)
how the hypothesis was tested (Method)
the findings (Results, including tables and figures)
how the findings were interpreted (