Written Assignment 2

Written Assignment 2

Written Assignment 2

The aim of this paper is to research and review a scientific statistic, appraise the validity of the source, and critically assess the plausibility of the statistic based on scientific fact though literature. Write a two- to three-page, double-spaced paper following APA format using at least three references and follow the instructions below. [MO2.1, MO2.3]

Instructions

  1. Find an official statistic that sounds plausible.
  2. Explore its origins and investigate the statistic.
  3. Describe your findings (including the scientific reasoning) and as you conducted your research.
  4. Comment on whether or not the statistic is deemed plausible.
  5. Support your decision with evidence.

WRITING RESOURCES

The following links provide online writing aids to help you with your paper assignments:

  • OWL (Online Writing Lab) at Purdue University
  • Writer’s Handbook, the Writing Center at
  • APA Guidelines

 

Last Updated on January 22, 2019 by Essay Pro