PS_106_-_Handout_-_Week_4

# PS_106_-_Handout_-_Week_4 - C Some data belonging to 9...

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PS 106 The Scientific Method Sept 16/18 2008 (Week 3) ID Questions: A. With your partner(s), please define your assigned term and give an example: 1. Theory and two key qualities: 2. Variables and types of variables: 3. Cause-and-effect relationships between variables: 4. Correlation: 5. Spurious Correlation: 6. Hypothesis: 7. Induction 8. Deduction: 9. Steps Involved in Hypothesis Testing:  Discussion Questions: A. Name the correlation and give an example for each graph below.    A B        C         D     E

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B. Theory: “ Academic success depends on hard work on the part of the student. ”  a. Draw the model according to the theory above. b. What are the potential hypotheses according to the theory above? c. How do we measure the variables in those hypotheses?

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Unformatted text preview: C. Some data belonging to 9 students from 2 different schools are given below. Keeping your answer to Question B in mind, analyze the data below. # of hours studied per week IQ Teacher Name School Name Grade Received i Michael 9 180 Paul Kellerman Sona C Gretchen 9 175 Paul Kellerman Sona AB Fernando 8 100 Don Self Fox River BC Alex 8 165 Don Self Fox River B James 5 165 Paul Kellerman Sona A Sara 9 120 Paul Kellerman Sona B Lincoln 4 120 Paul Kellerman Sona BC Theodore 10 200 Don Self Fox River A Brad 11 80 Don Self Fox River D i GradeScore IntervalGrade Points Per Credit A (Excellent)100-934AB (Intermediate)92-883.5B (Good)87-833BC (Intermediate)82-782.5C (Fair)77-702D (Poor)69-601F (Failure)59-00...
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