Questions for Response to Scientific Paper



(1) What is the purpose of the study?


(2) Briefly (3-4 sentences), what was the experimental design?


(3) List the major methods / measurements taken.


(4) Choose one Figure or Table that demonstrates the most significant results of the study. What data does this figure show and why is it significant to the study?

(5) The authors have written conclusions for their paper. Choose one conclusion. What data did the authors present that actually supports this conclusion? Do you agree with the authors' interpretation?