# Reasearch Proposal

Topics: High school, College, Scientific method Pages: 7 (1762 words) Published: April 17, 2013
TABLE OF CONTENT
I: CHAPTER ONE
1.0 Introduction
2.1 Background of the study…………………………………….1. 2.2 Problem statement…………………………………………….1 2.3 Statement of the Study………………………………………..1 2.4 Objective of the Study………………………………………..2 2.5 Significance of the Study……………………………………..2 2.6 Research Question…………………………………………….2 2.7 Hypothesis of the Study………………………………………2 2.8 Limitation of the Study………………………………………..2 2.9 Delimitation of the study………………………………………3 II: CHAPTER TWO

2.0 Literature Review…………………………………………………….3 III: CHAPTER THREE
3.0 Research Methodology
4.10 Introduction…………………………………………………. 3 4.11 Sample Size………………………………………………….4 4.12 Data Collection, Methods And Instrument………………….4 IV: CHAPTER FOUR
4.0 Data analysis or Presentation…………………………………………4 4.1 Time and Findings Interpretation…………………………………………4 V: CHAPTER FIVE
5.0 Summary
6.13 Conclusion……………………………………………………4 6.14 Recommendation…………………………………………….5 6.15 Bibliography…………………………………………………5 6.16 Appendix………………………………………………………5 CHAPTER ONE
1.0. INTRODUCTION.
This research work intends to make an investigation on poor performance in Mathematics Subject and the factors leading to poor performance of form four students in Kimala secondary school which is the community school. This study will also evaluate the performance of Kimala secondary school form four National exam results of two years as of 2011 and 2012. 2.1. HISTORICAL BACKGROUND OF MATHEMATICS PERFOMANCE IN SECONDARY SCHOOLS IN TANZANIA PARTICULARLY KIMALA SECONDARY SCHOOL. Mathematics is compulsory subject in Tanzania but it is the using in scientist matter in Tanzania and it is used as a major of instruction from secondary schools to tertiary level. All official and legal documents are written appreciate the Mathematics subject as the best in refresh brain and to make somebody to calculate each and every thing in mathematics methods. Mathematics was introduced in Tanzania by the British during the colonial era.

2.2. PROBLEM STATEMENT
The topic to be investigated in this study is the performance of Mathematics subject in form four National examinations in Kimala secondary school. 1.2. STATEMENT OF THE PROBLEM
The researcher wants to make an evaluation on the performance of Mathematics subject in form four National examinations in Kimala secondary school. 1.3. OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY
1.4. GENERAL OBJECTIVE
To evaluate the form four students’ Mathematics performance in National examinations. 1.5. SPECIFIC OJECTIVE
.To investigate how Mathematics subject is performed in National examinations by Kimala secondary school, form four students. .To examine and evaluate the Mathematics performance in form four National examinations of two years in Kimala secondary school. 1.5. SIGNIFICANCE OF THE STUDY

The research will help to improve Mathematics Subject and academic performance in Kimala secondary school. 1.6. ORGANIZATION OF THE STUDY
This research proposal consists of three (3) chapters. The first chapter will help the researcher to discover the causes of poor Mathematics performance of form four students in Kimala secondary school. Chapter two will be about other researchers’ findings. Chapter three will talk about research methods which will be used in this research work. HYPOTHESIS OF THE STUDY

1. May be the lack of text book
2. May be the shortage of the can be the factor that affects the performance of form four students in Kimala secondary school 3. May be undisciplined of the students.
DEFINITION OF TERMS.
1.7. LIMITATION OF THE STUDY
The researcher faced some problems during research proposal writing as follows; Lack of enough funds for typing, printing and binding this research proposal. a. DELIMITATION OF THE STUDY.
Researcher has tried to type, print and bind this...