Ways to Narrow or Broaden a Topic

There are several ways to narrow or broaden your topic. The following pages will introduce you to four methods:
  1. Think Broad to Narrow
  2. Using the 5 W's of Journalism
  3. Reviewing Background Information
  4. Pre-Searching
While trying to refine your topic, it's also a good idea to start a list of words that may be important in your searching -- KEY WORDS.

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