The historical method uses what six things?

The historical method uses what six things?


1. Drawing conclusions
2. Analyzing data
3. Interpreting  data
4. Collecting data
5. Reporting data
6. Research data

Collecting data, analyzing data, interpreting data, reporting data, drawing conclusions based on evidence, classifying data

Collecting Data, Interpreting Data, Analysing Data, Drawing conclusions based on evidence, Classifying Data and Reporting them is the correct answer.


The techniques and guidelines used by historians for researching and writing history is known as historical method. Archaeological findings and primary sources are used for it. Historiography is the study of various methods and ways of writing history. The six elements of the historical methods are collecting data, interpreting them, analysing, drawing conclusions based on evidence, classifying data and reporting them.  After assessing all the individual pieces of information, hypotheses is formulated.

The historical method is used to understand and to narrate past events and facts that help us to understand the present and to (in a limited extent) anticipate the future.

Because history is more complex than natural sciences, and depends on observations, and points of view of different people, the method historians use to determine the validity of the information is different than the experimental method of scientists, and consists in the following steps:

Collecting dataResearching dataInterpreting dataAnalyzing dataInterpreting dataConclusions.

The Answer is, Drawing conclusions, Analyzing Data,Interpreting data, Collecting data, reporting data
(If i helped, please click the Thanks Button, Thanks!;)
The correct answers among all the other choices are -collecting data --analyzing data -drawing conclusions based on evidence  -classifying data -reporting data  -interpreting data. Thank you for posting your question. I hope that this answer helped you. Let me know if you need more help. 
The Historical method comprises the techniques and guidelines by which historians use primary sources and other evidence, including the evidence of archaeology, to research and then to write histories in the form of accounts of the past. The six methods used are: Drawing conclusions, Analyzing data, Interpreting data, Collecting data, Reporting data and Researching data.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Related Posts