Introductory Research Report Tips
Be explicit. Ex. Where does the observation come from? It should be either from the lab
or information from online.
Always cite if unsure. No marks will be deducted
Exam: next week
Part A: short answer questions at station (2min/question) closed book
Part B: Questions with longer answers – open lab manual and notes ( no textbook)
1. Design a measuredresponse and a choice experiment
2. Analyze and graph continuous data and answer questions (mean, C.I., SD)
3. Analyze discrete data and answer question
4. Abiotic and biotic factors that affect your experimental organism
Bring lab manual, notes, calculator
Hints: study as if closed book exam, summarize steps to design a sound experiment (MR
and choice experiment)
Flag important information in your lab manual
Methods from the first section of the course such as looking at a microscope and draw
what I see.
Methods and results assignment: 24 hours from now!!
Name, and lab section are on the front page
b) Methodsmax 400 words and describe how your experim