Lcohol and its effects on health and nutrition
Assignment: Typed research paper of 750 words (12 pt font, double spaced)
References: You are to use and cite AT LEAST 4 references: from original/review research articles from a peer reviewed journal. References are to be cited within the paper and as a separate works cited page. DO NOT use quotes in the paper.
Peer Reviewed journals include:
The Journal of Nutrition
References: You are to use and cite AT LEAST 4
1. Introductionincludes background information pertinent to your topic, a thesis statement and an overview, which is brief description of what you will be discussing in the body of the paper (1-2 sentences). Define any scientific terms in the paper. At least 2 terms should be defined.
2. Bodyrepresents the presentation of your findings in a logical order with an explanation of source and relevance to thesis statement. Two original research or review articles should be summarized to support the thesis statement.
3. Conclusionsummary of findings with answer or response to thesis statement.
a? Use your own words and ideas
a? Give credit for paraphrased material in the form of a reference citation
a? When in doubt, cite another personas work. It is better to be safe than not give credit when you should.
Reference example in paper:
In a recent epidemiological study, overweight young women were shown to have higher LDL and lower HDL cholesterol levels than normal weight women (2)
Example of a reference citation:
Graham H, Lane Beall D, Lussier M, McLaughlin P, Zidenberg-Cherr, S (2005). California Teachers Perceptions of School Gardens. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 37(3) May/June.
References are to be cited within the paper and as a separate works cited page. DO NOT use quotes in the paper.