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Answer these questions to check your understanding of developing a research topic.  You must complete all questions correctly to pass.

1Which of the following should NOT be a primary goal to consider when developing a topic?
Meet assignment requirements.
Interesting to you and your readers.
Sources are available.
Support personal values you hold.
2Google and Wikipedia can be helpful when you are getting an overview of topics.
3Which of the following statements is FALSE?
You may adapt your topic as you find sources during your research.
Scope is important to consider when developing a topic.
Taking notes during class can help you to develop paper topics later.
It is best to formulate your thesis before you begin researching.
4It might be difficult to find sources if your topic is too narrow.
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