But in general, the two things above are the standards.The key thing about research being research is that there is some empirical data about your conclusions.
This would be the part of the research paper where you include any charts, tables, or graphs that are relevant to helping you tell the story of what you found in your research.
I cannot stress enough the importance of making sure that you communicate your results clearly.
For example, if I go back to that study about dog collars, I need to not only let people know which approach I took, but I need to give them an understanding of where and when I collected the data, who the study participants were, and how I analyzed the data.
This is just the beginning, so I recommend that you look at example papers in your field for industry standards.
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For first-time authors, the prospect of writing their very own scientific research article may be both exciting and overwhelming.
For example, some research practices include letting the reader know what your findings are upfront.
Other forms of research might require a more extensive theoretical framing or literature review.
But knowledge about research—namely, how to do it and what to do with it—is not as plentiful as the journals that publish the research.
This blog post is designed to give you a broad overview of how to write a research paper for the professional world (hint: it’s different than your ninth-grade term paper! But, please note that research practices are highly specialized, so you should consult more specialized guides for research after reading this overview.