Including evidence in a research paper

Including evidence in a research paper

Author: Kathy Hanley
  1. Explain how to incorporate relevant evidence in to a paper.

  2. Explain different types of evidence (e.g. examples, anecdotes, facts, etc.)

This packet should help a learner seeking to understand how to write a paper and who is confused about how to incorporate evidence. It will explain how incorporating evidence helps to strengthen a paper.

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How to Incorporate Relevant Evidence into Your Paper

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Types of Evidence to Use in a Research Paper

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Sample Research Paper

A variety of types of evidence and clear notation of incorporating evidence into the paper

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