Introduction (20%): Establish what is known about this issue, what is unknown, conflicts that exist in literature and describe the hypothesis you are testing.
– 2 – 3 paragraphs
– 300 words
Methods (15%): Describe how the trial was conducted, how different groups were treated, how data was collected. Do not include results in this section.
Classroom Experiment Report Discussion
– 200 words max
Results (30%): Include 2 figures that show data from the different treatment groups. Describe trends in data but do not make conclusions. Figures and tables should have clearly labeled columns or axes, and include a brief legend that describes what the figure or table is showing. Instructions for producing figures are covered in the data analysis tutorial.
– 2 -3 paragraphs
– ~250 words (not including figure and table legends)
– See instructions below on uploading figures to Canvas Quiz
Discussion (20%): Relate findings to the hypothesis, discuss implications, describe at least three weaknesses (limitations) to study and postulate future experiments.
– 2-3 paragraphs
– ~250 words
-- Use 2-3 outside sources.
-- List sources in APA format
-- References must be cited in the text