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BMS105/132 Research Skills Guide: Test Yourself

Test Yourself

This is an optional quiz to test what you can recall from the tutorial.


Question 1: What is the purpose of a topic analysis?

Question 2: Identify and define the elements of a topic analysis.

Question 3: What is the point in trying to find synonyms and similar words for your keywords?

Question 4: Why is it useful to know about the purposes of different sources of information?

Question 5: What services are online students who live in Australia provided regarding hard copy library items?

Question 6: What kind of resources can you find using Primo Search?

Question 7: How can you find an eBook?

Question 8: What is a journal database?

Question 9: What can you do if the journal database you are using has an article record that you think might be useful, but does not have a copy of the full text?

Question 10: For what does the acronym CRAP stand, and for what purpose can it be used?

Question 11: What is peer review and how can you find out if something is peer reviewed?

Question 12: What is the purpose of critical appraisal?

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