The COVID-19 pandemic and increased suicide and depression rates in adults within the U.S.

Research Question Selected: Has the COVID-19 pandemic increased suicide and depression rates in adults within the U.S.?  

Instructions
Assignment #1: Using the research question assigned, write an (introduction only), state and justify your research question. Be sure to include a thesis statement.

Must be one page long or approximately 2-3 paragraphs

MUST USE ASSIGNED SOURCES ONLY!

APA format with one inch margins (do not include an abstract) Cite two scholarly sources in the reference page and in-text.

This is an introduction to your research proposal.

1. Start off with a hook.

2. Subsequently, make sure there is a transition that connects your hook to your research interest. Around this area in the introduction emphasize the importance of your research topic. Why does it matter?

3. Finally, end the introduction with your thesis statement. The thesis statement provides a roadmap for the entire paper.