The conclusion of a research paper needs to summarize the content and purpose of the paper without seeming too wooden or dry. Every basic conclusion must share several key elements, but there are also several tactics you can play around with to craft a more effective conclusion and several you should avoid in order to prevent yourself from weakening your paper’s conclusion. Here are some writing tips to keep in mind when creating the conclusion for your next research paper. Steps Edit Part One of Three: Writing a Basic Conclusion Edit Restate the topic. You should shortly restate the topic as well as explaining why it is significant. [1] [Two] Do not spend a good amount of time or space[…]