Lab 1 - I. Purpose The purpose of this lab is to learn how...

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I. Purpose The purpose of this lab is to learn how to write null hypotheses and research hypotheses and to see if it is possible to predict VO 2 max from the one mile run walk test. The data was already collected and this experiment was intended to measure aerobic capacity. VO 2 max is considered the gold standard for measuring aerobic capacity. II. Results 1a) H 1 =An increase in ones height is associated with an increase in ones weight. H 0 =There is no association between height and ones weight. Best Guess= +1 Explanation= As a person increases in height they gain more body mass which means that they would be gaining more weight. 1b) H 1 =Higher GPA’s are not associated with higher or bench press weights. H 0 =There is a direct association between higher GPA’s and higher bench presses. Best Guess= 0.0 Explanation= These two variables have no relationship to each other; therefore one would not expect to find a correlation. 1c) H
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This note was uploaded on 03/03/2008 for the course EXSC 205 taught by Professor Girandola during the Spring '08 term at USC.

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Lab 1 - I. Purpose The purpose of this lab is to learn how...

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