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Describe the similarities and differences between topical and overarching questions. I must also describe how to use each type differentiate between between intent and scope in the formation and describe the use of essential questions. I must then create an example of one topical question and one overarching question that I could use in a unit of instruction.

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The differences between topical and overarching questions lay within the scope of the question. The intent of topical questions are specific in regards to scope whenever a scope of the question is in relation to a specific area of study or to a current assignment, the topical question will be used because it is not a simple yes or no answer. These questions require more complex cognitive thinking wherein the person who answers the question ...

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The expert describes the similarities and differences between topical and overarching questions. The types which differentiate between intent and scope in the formation is determined in the solution.

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