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Archaeological Inquiry (Sample)

Name:  Jane Doe

 
 
Research
Question
 
 

Does the owner of the desk use more pencils or pens for school work?

 
 
Hypothesis
 
 

If there is a larger number of pens, then the owner uses more pens than pencils for school work.

 
 
Classification
Categories
 
 

Items with graphite (lead) writing tips.
Items with indelible ink writing tips.

 
 
Accept or
Reject the
Hypothesis
 
 

There is a greater quantity of items with indelible ink writing tips, so I accept the hypothesis the desk owner uses more pens than pencils for school work.

 
 
Make a
Behavioral
Inference
 
 

The owner of the desk prefers pens.


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