How to make statement of the problem in thesis sample
Summary:This resource provides tips for creating a thesis statement and examples of different types of thesis statements.Contributors:Elyssa Tardiff, Allen Brizee Last Edited: 2014-02-10 10:44:43 Tips for Writing Your Thesis Statement1. The claim could be an opinion, a policy proposal, an evaluation, a cause-and-effect statement, or an interpretation. There are lots of different ways to write a problem statement — some sources will recommend jumping right to the problem itself, while others recommend providing background context first so that problem (and its solution) are easier to understand for the reader.
While conciseness is something every piece of practical writing should aim for, itFormulating Problem StatementsFormulatingProblem Statements:Using Audience Awareness to Contextualize Your Research GoalsA persuasive problem statementconsists of three parts: 1) the ideal, 2) the reality, and 3) the consequencesfor the reader of the feasibility report. Well constructed problem statementswill convince your audience that the problem is real and worth having you investigate. Your strategy is one of contrast: by situatingthe the ideal scenario next to the situation as it exists, you can not onlypersuade the reader that a problem exists, but then go on to emphasize theconsequences of ignoring or addressing the problem.Remember, your problem statement isthe backbone of the proposal and the feasibility report.
By giving careful consideration to how you construct it now (for theproposal), you can use it when doing your research and writing for the proposalas well as the progresSummary:These OWL resources will help you develop and refine the arguments in your writing.Contributors:Stacy Weida, Karl Stolley Last Edited: 2013-11-23 08:15:41 The thesis statement or main claim must be debatableAn argumentative or persuasive piece of writing must begin with a debatable thesis or claim. In other words, the thesis must be something that people could reasonably have differing opinions on.