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ENGL1010 : Blaisdell and Kiggins

Avoid taking a position before starting your research!

Research Question Checklist

A good research question:

checkmark requires more than a simple yes/no answer.

checkmark has an underlying problem of some significance (i.e., Do other people care about it?)

checkmark takes on a neutral tone and avoids loaded language.

check mark can be answered with authoritative evidence. Other people have already researched the topic.

check mark is not too narrow or too broad.