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Research Methods and Processes

How To Cite Google Definitions

As highlighted in the above responses, first and foremost the citation style will be determined by your paper’s format. For instance, if your paper instructions indicate that you should use the APA...

Latest answer posted May 8, 2015 2:07 pm UTC

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What are three advantages and limitations of primary research data collection?

Advantages of primary research data collection: The data collected is recent. Thus, it factors the changes that may have occurred over time. Since the data is recent, the results or conclusions are...

Latest answer posted October 29, 2017 10:41 am UTC

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What is the difference between primary and secondary research data?

Primary and secondary data are both extremely valuable data types when performing research. However, they are very different and should be treated as such. The main distinction between the two...

Latest answer posted September 11, 2019 2:02 am UTC

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When making a works cited page in MLA format, how would I write Marie de France's name if she is the author?...

This is a good question and a great example of how those little technicalities can make creating a citation page with MLA format so tricky. The standard rule for authors who have a prefix with...

Latest answer posted July 15, 2012 12:37 am UTC

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What are three advantages and limitations of secondary research data collection?

Secondary research data collection is used when a business outsources the collection of data by hiring external firms or consultants to collect and possibly analyze the data. Secondary data...

Latest answer posted October 14, 2012 12:02 am UTC

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What are the problems of conducting empirical research into language teaching?

The main problem with empirical research is that it can only be 100% validated when you add a strong, statistical analysis of variance (ANOVA), or when you infuse the research with other...

Latest answer posted November 7, 2012 6:02 pm UTC

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What would be a situation in which primary or secondary research data is preferred?

In business, primary data is preferred when the data is crucial to new product development or a new marketing plan. Secondary data is acceptable and even preferred in the beginning stages of a...

Latest answer posted October 14, 2012 12:43 am UTC

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On a proposal research paper do I write the word Thesis then what it is or just put the thesis then info, etc

Formatting your research proposal can sometimes depend on your professor's personal preferences, but if he or she did not give you any specific parameters, here is a good general outline of how to...

Latest answer posted July 29, 2012 4:35 pm UTC

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Is primary or secondary data more critical for researching a name brand cosmetic line?

Businesses usually need to use both primary and secondary data collection, but for different purposes. When you are developing a new product line, you should begin with secondary research data....

Latest answer posted October 14, 2012 12:50 am UTC

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