Ch 12: Praxis I Writing: Research Skills

About This Chapter

We can help you refine your research skills. The video lessons and self-assessment quizzes found in the chapter on research skills can give you strategies to answer questions on this subject correctly on the Praxis I Core Academic Writing test.

Praxis I Core Academic Writing: Research Skills - Chapter Summary

The ability to do research is a critical skill for any student. Therefore, it's important that a teacher is able to guide students in obtaining these skills. The research skills questions on the Praxis I Core Academic Writing test address the following research-related subjects:

  • Assessing course credibility and relevance
  • Using reference materials in writing
  • Reading bibliographic and in-text citations
  • Recognizing information relevant to a specific research task

In fun and easy-to-understand video lessons, instructors will break down these topics. You'll learn tools to help you translate your research knowledge into correct responses on the test.

Praxis I Core Academic Writing: Research Skills Objectives

The Praxis I Core exam is a part of the teacher licensure process in some states, and institutions use the test for entrance to teacher education programs. Questions about research skills are part of the Language and Research Skills for Writing portion of the exam. The research skills questions are in multiple-choice format. You'll be asked questions designed to determine your understanding of basic research processes and whether or not you can apply that knowledge to scenarios that might occur when doing academic research.

Research skills questions may have more than one answer that might seem correct. The skills you'll learn in this chapter will help you refine your approach to questions on research skills to determine the best possible answer. When you take the self-assessment quizzes, you'll get a chance to familiarize yourself with the types of questions you'll see on the actual exam.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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