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Selecting & Refining a Research Topic

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Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

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With regard to education and schooling, what does research mean?

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1. Which step involves writing down any ideas that come into your head?

2. Which step involves writing one statement that contains your main idea and the purpose of the project?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

If you would like to gauge your knowledge of selecting a research topic, make your way through the quiz and worksheet. The meaning of research and the steps it involves are topics you need to know when you take the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Complete this assessment to see how much you understand about:

  • The step where you narrow down ideas to only one topic
  • Step that involves writing one statement that contains your main idea and the purpose of the project
  • What research means in regards to education and schooling
  • Step that involves writing down ideas that come into your head
  • The correct order of the five steps to selecting and refining a research topic

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on research topic selection
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about the step where you narrow down ideas to only one topic
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the different steps involved in research topic selection

Additional Learning

Cover more by completing the lesson titled Selecting & Refining a Research Topic. You'll get to cover more topics like:

  • Why research is conducted
  • How to pinpoint a research topic
  • Types of research
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