Saint Cloud State UniversityDepartment
I’m studying for my Psychology class and need an explanation.
APA Style format (3 pages)
From the introduction—What is the general topic that this paper is addressing? What is the purpose of the research described in this paper? What is the hypothesis?
Briefly describe the methods used to collect the data. Who were the participants? What did they have to do in this study? What were the measures that were collected?
In general, what were the results of the study?(Use numbers, like averages or correlations, if you understand them). For example, did one group score differently than another group on a measure? Or was there a relationship between two or more variables?
What is/are the major conclusions(s) drawn by the author(s)?
What do the results mean for the “real world”/ how do they apply to you and me?