Keyword or topic searches are the most common searches people perform when they do research. "Keywords" are significant words or terms that are used in searching library research databases and Internet search engines for information related to a topic.
Be sure to think of any synonyms and/or related (broader or narrower) terms because databases and search engines categorize topics in different ways.
Use the Quest 1 worksheet to complete this task
With your inital set of keywords you are ready to proceed to Quest 2
Consider these keywords when searching research databases.
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