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Research Question

A research question is a question that researchers want to answer through doing research. It may not be written down, but it should be clear through the methods and findings of the research paper what the author's main question is. A research question is similar to a thesis statement, but is phrased in the form of a question.

Updated Jun 20, 2016 by Webmaster