MPRM7113 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY– Assignment 2A social psychologist conducts a study and finds that married people report greater levels ofhappiness than non-married people. Here is how she conducts her study: She puts an ad in alocal newspaper. The ads says that she is seeking volunteers for her study, and that she islooking for married people and non-married people to participate. She pays participants €5each. She has them answer a series of questions about their happiness. Her data show thatmarried people, on average, had higher happiness scores than non-married people. A reporterreads about the study in an academic journal and writes a newspaper article entitled “Getmarried! It will make you happier.”a)What is wrong with the newspaper reporter’s title?
Get answer to your question and much more
b)Describe the strengths and weaknesses of this study.