The first step when planning and writing a research paper is picking a good topic. A good topic is relevant to the assignment and has enough information available for you to use. This section will help you pick a subject that interests you, and refine that subject to a specific topic.
Write a research report on a topic of your choice
My broad topic for the assignment is ‘Global Warming’.
Narrowing your subject to a more specific topic takes a bit of research and thought.
Here are some ideas to help you narrow your topic:
Use these questions:
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The subject we chose in the earlier step is ‘global warming.’ This subject is a very broad topic with many different aspects you could research. We will use the techniques above to narrow our subject to a research topic.
Sample research question: Can alternative energy sources help stop global warming?