Example of a science report introduction
Writing Lab Reports and Scientific Papers Writing Lab Reports and Scientific Papers by Warren D. DolphinIowa State UniversityVerbal communication is temporal and easily forgotten, but written reports exist for long periods and yield long-term benefits for the author and others.Scientific research is a group activity. Individual scientists perform experiments to test hypotheses about biological phenomena. After experiments are completed and duplicated, researchers attempt to persuade others to accept or reject their hypotheses by presenting the data and their interpretations.
Formatting Science ReportsThis section describes The Structure of Scientific ReportUnlike an essay, a report has a formalised structure. Taking into accountdisciplinary differences, scientific or laboratory reports written byundergraduates share the same format as scientific reports written byacademics for publication. As the abstract is an overview this is most easily andaccurately written last. We have included the following sketches for each car: 3 dimensional view, elevation, plan, front, rear and interior view.
Also, we have included a discussion of how the designs meet the criteria given in the project outline. The cars could be suitable for short trips in busy areas. Introduction B. Read it and see where you think the strengths and weaknesses lie. Introduction 11.1 PurposeThe purpose of this report is Worldwide, many bacteria are showingresistance to antibiotics. The reports of vancomycin resistantstrains of S.
aureas, which appeared from three different areasof the globe last year, sent shock waves through the medical community(Levy, 1998).Escherichia coli (E.coli) is another bacteriathat is beginning to show signs of antibiotic resistance. E.coliis a rod shaped bacteria which inhabits the human colon, livingoff organic material which would otherwise be eliminated with thefaeces.
E. coli and the other intestinal flora may make up 40% ofthe mass of faeces and as a result E. coli is used as an indicatorspecies to detect contamination of lakes and streams by untreatedsewage. Under.