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Project #1 - Research Design
Due October 26, 2015
The purpose of this project is to introduce you to some of the considerations involved in collecting data. The process may be daunting, but once you have thought through many of the concerns, you will be well on your way to conducting research on a topic that interests you. To that end, I encourage you to choose a topic that genuinely inspires your curiosity.
Project Requirements
Type your answers to all questions on a separate sheet(s) of paper, with each response numbered to correspond with the question number. Your answers should be in full sentences, in appropriate English. Make all of your answers specific to the topic that you selected in question 1. Put your name and section on your submission. Cite all of your sources that are not me or the textbook. I do not require any formal citation style, as long as I would be able to track down your source if I needed to.
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Coherence: This is not a English paper, but if I can’t understand what you mean, then I can’t give you full credit. Get a friend to read through your paper before you submit.
Accuracy: Much of this project is subjective, but any statements of fact have to be true. All statistics terms should be used in accordance with their definitions.
Completion: I hope these are 4 free points.
Requirements met.
The Project

1. Ideally your research idea should come from an area in which you have interest and personal expertise. Identify a topic which you are excited about and would like to study further. Elaborate briefly on why this topic seems worthy of your time.
2. In formal scientific method, research often begins with a full literature search. This means reading all available published and unpublished information relevant to your topic. You want to find out what is already known…...

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