the research paper is going to be on; The best way to understand Crime is to do research using a Qualitative Approach. Or, should I use a Quantitative Approach? Pick one and defend it in your paper. Websites such as Wikipedia, answer.com, blurtit.com, newspapers or TV are not academic sources. Organization: Your paper should be written in a clear and concise manner, arguments are to be logically presented and each of the main points is clearly addressed. Paragraphs are fully developed and include fluid transitions to the next topic so the paper flows well.