The results section of the research paper is where you report the findings of your study based upon the information gathered as a result of the methodology [or methodologies] you applied the results section should simply state the findings, without bias or interpretation, and arranged in a logical sequence. Research paper may refer to: academic paper (also called scholarly paper), which is in academic journals and contains original research results or reviews existing results or show a totally new invention position paper, an essay that represents the author's opinion term paper, written by high school or college students. Please review my grading criteria and rubric for the final paper a scientific research paper is traditionally divided into four sections: introduction, materials and methods, results, and discussion these sections are typically completed through an iterative process because no single section can be written without consideration. Use these tips for your academic article's research results section and organize your findings in line with academic writing requirements. Organization of a research paper: the imrad format abstract most scientific papers are prepared according to a format called imrad the term represents the first letters of the words introduction, materials and methods, results, and, discussion it indicates a pattern or format rather than a complete list of headings or.
Moves in research paper discussions the biggest challenge for many writers is the opening paragraph of the discussion section following the moves in table 1 , the best choice is to start with the study's major findings that provide the answer to the research question in your. Cite, instead, articles that reported specific results relevant to your study learn, as soon as possible, how to find the primary literature (research journals) and review articles rather than depending on reference books the articles listed in the literature cited of relevant papers you find are a good starting point to move. Background and motivation in the introduction, what was done in materials and methods, results in results, and analysis of results in discussion the reader might read the abstract, flip to the discussion to learn more about the results, read some of the figure captions, and then decide whether or not to read the entire paper.
The research paper competition was held in 21 subjects, including arts and design, an area that was just introduced this year for the first time ever, international students are among the competition's winners. Interpreting information on diagnostic accuracy is an area that health professionals struggle with in this paper, we use the example of mr samways, a 45-year-old man with joint symptoms, to illustrate how to apply the results of a diagnostic accuracy study in clinical practice we consider the various.
Research papers are organized so that the information flow resembles an hourglass in that it goes from general to specific and then back to general again the introduction and literature review sections will introduce the problem and provide general information the methods and results will provide specific, detailed. 2000 west, 1996), recent behavioral research has revealed changes that occur with aging in the regulation and processing of emotion according to the socioemotional selectivity theory (carstensen, 1992), with aging, time is perceived as increasingly limited, and as a result, emotion regulation becomes a primary goal.
Title | authors | introduction | materials and methods | results (with tables and figures) discussion | acknowledgments | literature cited | title make your title specific enough to describe the contents of the paper, but not so technical that only specialists will understand the title should be appropriate for the intended. Before starting to write the paper, take the time to think about and develop a list of points to be made in the paper as you progress, use whichever strategy works for you to begin to order and to organize those points and ideas into sections a balanced review of the primary research literature: do an. Writing, editing, and publishing the paper is the last step in the research process the paper tells the story of the project from inception, through the data-collection process, statistical analysis, and discussion of the results novice authors often struggle with writing and often find themselves with either nothing on paper or a.