What is a research problem?
First we’ll see,
what is a problem?
Problem is a situation that needs attention and need to be solved.
For example ,when it is raining and you don’t have an umbrella.It’s a problem. You have to deal with it.
And what ‘research’ is ?
Research is ” search of something new “.
Now, What is a research problem ?
Combinedly we can say,
In simple words, it is the difficulty the researcher experience and try to obtain or search solution for the same.
In other words, It is a difficulty, which a researcher experiences in the context of either theoretical or practical situations.
Who is the researcher? Answer is “Someone who conducts research”.
A research problem is a question set out by researcher to answer.
It can be defined as :
“research problem” is a statement which describes the situation to be studied.