Monthly Archives: November 2013

How to Set Deadlines for Your Research Paper

Setting reasonable deadlines will ensure that you get your paper done on time and that you will not be rushing at the last minute to finish any work. Once you set your deadlines, it is important to stick to them … Continue reading


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How to Properly Write Foot Notes

Foot notes are helpful to further explain the sources you used to gather your research. It is a note of sorts that will be placed at the bottom of a page. When you use a word processor to write your … Continue reading


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How to Properly Write End Notes

You will use in-text citations throughout your research paper, but some instructors will still require you to also include end notes for your various sources. It is important to do these properly so that the information that you use can … Continue reading


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How to Properly Format Using APA Style

APA style is the style used by the American Psychological Association. When it comes to writing for the social sciences, this is the most popular style used. This style gives you the foundation for writing your paper and helps you … Continue reading


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How to Prepare an Outline for Your Research Paper

Before you write a research paper, it is important to construct an effective outline. This will help in guiding your research and will ensure that you have all of the necessary information in your paper. There are some tips you … Continue reading


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How to Organize Your Research Paper

When you are writing a research paper it is important to have it well-organized so that the information flows well. You want each section to essentially expand on the section before it so that your information is easy to follow … Continue reading


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How to Make Your Writing More Concise

When you are writing papers it is important that you are concise and to the point. This makes your writing flow better and helps in getting your point across. Adding too much irrelevant information can cloud your analysis and research, … Continue reading


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How to Find and Fix Dangling Modifiers

Dangling modifiers are commonly used in writing, but it is important to avoid them because it can make sentences difficult to understand. It can detract from your meaning and leave your reader a bit puzzled. When you are proofreading your … Continue reading


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How to Craft an Annotated Bibliography

An annotated bibliography lists multiple critical summaries with your reference sources. The summary will evaluate or explain the sources’ authority, quality, and relevance. When you are writing research papers, it is important to understand how to craft this type of … Continue reading


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How to Correctly Cite Sources at the End of Your Research Paper

When you get to the end of your paper, you will need to compile a list of the sources that you used. How you put this list together will ultimately depend on the style of writing that your school uses. … Continue reading


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