For this assignment, you create and compute summary statistics for a dataset provided
as a Microsoft Excel file. Import the data into SPSS and then calculate the summary
statistics, including the mean, median, mode, range, range, and the standard deviation
as instructed below.
: If you correctly saved the data file from Module 4
assignment, you may open and use that saved file to complete this assignment. Type
your answers to all questions directly into the worksheet, and paste the required
summary statistics output at the end of this document.
A researcher is interested in the effect of a new medication on serum cholesterol, HDL
cholesterol, and glycosylated hemoglobin of adults.
The researcher randomly selects a
sample of 40 (20 male and 20 female) participants who have been diagnosed with high
cholesterol. Assuring equal distribution of males and females, the participants are
randomly assigned to one of two conditions (or groups):
Following pretest measures of
serum cholesterol (CHOL), High density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL), and glycosylated