“Introduction” section of your research study report, which includes the following critical elements:
I. Identify the specific focus of the research. In other words, what was this study about? What was the
purpose of the study?
II. Describe the specific characteristics of the population being studied. For example, what was the sample
size? What were its demographics?
III. Evaluate the research question(s) of your chosen study. Did the researchers suggest hypotheses for
their research questions? To what extent are
these questions significant, and why?