Writing a research paper is not as tough as most students think of them. If students follow the right guidance and steps writing a research paper can be really easy for them and they can easily secure good marks too. Writing a research paper is tough if you are going astray. If students organize their task and divide it into phases then they are sure to develop a remarkable research paper.
Power points on writing a research paper are as follow:
CHOOSING AND NARROWING A NICHE TOPIC:
Students should select a narrowing a niche topics. They should narrow down the general topics into a niche one. The reason behind this is that more niches a topic is more informative and useful it will be. Narrow topics enable students to prepare a comprehensive research paper.
RESEARCH OR GATHERING INFORMATION:
This phase is the most important one. Students can gather information from internet, books, newspapers and magazines etc.
While doing research students should note down author’s name, publisher, book name and the page number to keep track of their research. They can use sticky notes for this purpose too. They can use computer and Dictaphones for this purpose too.
Plagiarism should be strongly avoided. Note making will help you to organize your information and help you to avoid unintentional plagiarism.
While selecting a thesis statement for research paper topics analyze whether thesis statement is answering the question that what the research paper is trying to prove to the audience. Thesis statement should be such that it is delivering the entire points of a research paper in a nut shell.
Students for argument and discussion can use following style sin their research paper.
• Cause and Effect
• Comparison and Contrast
• Toulmin Argument
• Rogerian Argument
In cause and effect style students can use if then statement. Students can search regarding all these argument style and can adopt one for writing their research paper.
In conclusion students should write regarding the power points of their research paper.