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English Composition: 1. Form a Research Question

This guide is designed to help you with assignments in English 100, 101, and 102.

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Research Question:
Are children who play video games more likely to be violent?


Credit:  William H. Hannon Library, Loyola Marymount University, LA

Example Question #2

Research Question: What is the environmental impact of the disposal of plastic bottles?

 




Example Question #3


Research Question:
How good of a predictor is standardized testing for college success?

Credit:  William H. Hannon Library, Loyola Marymount University, LA

Example Question #4


Research Question:
What effect does alcohol have on college students?

Credit:  William H. Hannon Library, Loyola Marymount University, LA

Example Question #5


Research Question:
What effect does birth order have on academic achievement?


Credit:  William H. Hannon Library, Loyola Marymount University, LA

Forming a Research Question

 

Credit:  William H. Hannon Library, Loyola Marymount University, LA