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Westcourt iCentre: Biology - Research Investigation

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Research Investigation 2022

Your task will be to investigate ONE of the following claims:

  • Exercise is better for weight loss than diet 
  • Lifestyle choices compromise health
  • The excessive use of sports drinks during exercise can adversely affect a person's health

Credible Science Quick Guide

spotting bad science

APA Referencing Examples and Generator

Topic Overview


Research Strategy for Claims

Finding Suitable Resources

When you gather scientific evidence for the research investigation, source it from reputable publications including:

  • scientific journals: research papers and scientific reviews
  • scientific articles written by organisations who apply scientific research to their industry
  • commercial articles from science magazines, newspapers and websites


Open Access Journals

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