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Kendra Cherry

Looking for a Research Topic? Here are a Few Ideas

By January 22, 2013

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When faced with writing a research paper or performing an experiment, one of the most challenging things for a lot of students is coming up with a good topic. I've seen many students spend precious days or even weeks trying to think of exactly what to research...time that could have been spent gathering sources, preparing materials, or writing.

Fortunately, we have a great (and always expanding) collection of ideas for research topics that can help you get started. Explore the links below to find topics relevant to specific subjects. Remember, once you select a topic, it is always a good idea to run the idea past your instructor. In some cases, you might need to get approval before you begin your research.

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