- [Instructor] The title is usually one of,…if not the last thing, you compose.…However, it is the first thing your reader sees,…and is a major part of forming…the reader's first impression.…You want that first impression to be a positive one,…so take time to think about that title.…You want to avoid a title that's too broad…or just lists the topic, Homeschooling, for example,…would not be an acceptable title.…To help you compose the title,…go back and look at your thesis statement,…your introduction, and your conclusion.…
Even think about your audience.…A good title has two purposes.…First, it either directly gives or indirectly suggests…the subject of your research paper.…The title's second purpose is to make the reader interested…in your paper.…And whatever title you choose,…be certain that the information included…in the final research paper is reflected in the title.…It can be a straightforward descriptive title.…The Advantages and Disadvantages of Homeschooling.…Or a two-part title can be used.…
The first part of a two-part…
- Give examples of descriptive writing.
- Differentiate between descriptive and argumentative papers.
- Identify reliable sources for accurate research.
- Plan your research paper using free writing.
- Develop a thesis statement.
- Create an annotated bibliography using various styles.
- Use transitions to move from one idea to another.
- Create a summary to recap the important points in a paper.
Skill Level Intermediate
Edge Animate Essential Trainingwith Chris Converse4h 44m Beginner
Illustrator CC 2013 One-on-One: Intermediatewith Deke McClelland11h 37m Intermediate
1. Examining Types of Research Papers
2. Preparing to Write
3. Writing the Paper
4. Citing Sources
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