Hundreds of students get into troubles being accused of academic plagiarism due to inability to properly cite their sources.
15 January, 2014
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Research papers are one of the most critical academic writing tasks a student will face in his career. They need to be written in a formal tone a proper format. Moreover, they have no flexibility for fluff and irrelevant material. It is not like a creative writing story that you can build on your own. You need to evaluate each word you use in your paper. The research data that you include in your paper must be valid and recent. You need to make sure that the source you used for the information is reliable. Sometimes teachers specify what sources they would prefer and which places you should stay away from. If a student includes something from a source that was forbidden by the teacher then they will have to face the consequences. Even if your teacher has not restricted you to any specific source, it is a good idea to use reliable and trust worthy sites for your academic papers.
The conclusion of your research paper is the extract of your complete paper. Rather it is a summary of your paper. It is always written at the end of the paper because one can only summarize something that exists already. A conclusion is very important from the readers point of view and for the writer as well. By looking at the conclusion the reader can tell in a few minutes what is your research paper about. If you teacher looks at your topic and then goes straight to the conclusion. She can judge your paper from there. The issue that you mention in your topic needs to be addressed in your conclusion. In addition, the conclusion of your paper needs to leave a point to ponder in the reader’s mind. You need to make sure that the conclusion is precise and to the point. No irrelevant data and complicated sentences are accepted in the conclusion.
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