Questionswhat is descriptive research and its types?
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A population, circumstance, or phenomenon is described in descriptive research, a kind of study. It is concentrated on addressing the how, what, when, and where issues. When a research issue, as opposed to the why.  This is mostly due to the fact that it is critical to have a thorough knowledge of a research problem's scope before looking into its root causes.   Depending on the specific method employed to perform descriptive research, there are several distinct forms of descriptive research. Here we list the several categories of descriptive research:
  • Descriptive-survey: Surveys are used in descriptive survey research to collect information on a variety of topics. This information seeks to determine the degree to which certain ailments can be found among such categories.
  • Descriptive-normative survey: the normative component is an addition to the descriptive survey, which is what this is an expansion of. The report's comparisons will be made to the standards in the descriptive-normative survey.
  • Descriptive-status: This quantitative description approach aims to provide answers to queries concerning actual circumstances.
  • Descriptive-analysis: The descriptive-analysis technique of investigation analyses a topic in more detail.
  • Descriptive classification: In biomedical sciences, this approach is used to categorize both plants and animals. An investigator who wants to categorize marine life into distinct species will gather specimens from several monitoring sites and do so.
  • Descriptive-comparative: In descriptive-comparative research,two unmanipulated factors are taken into account, and a formal process is established to determine which is superior.
  • Correlative Survey: Correlative studies are performed to establish if there really is a favorable, unfavorable, or balanced connection between two parameters. In other words, whether two parameters, such as X and Y, are directly proportional, inversely proportional, or unrelated.