540 ppt final - PSYCH 540 February 20, 2010 Team A will...

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Unformatted text preview: PSYCH 540 February 20, 2010 Team A will describe the way in which correlational research can be used to analyze data. Team A will demonstrate the use of correllational using an actual data set. Discuss the advantages and the drawbacks associated with correlational research Shaughnessy, Zechmeister and Zechmeister state A correlation exists when two different measures of the same people, events, or things vary togetherthat is, when scores on one variable covary with scores on another variable (2009, p 400).  Researchers gather information on certain subjects and then seek to find how the variables are related.  Correlation research is often done with survey research, using questionnaires to find information on subjects (Shaughnessy, Zechmeister, & Zechmeister, 2009). The data is found for each variable being tested in...
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This note was uploaded on 04/25/2010 for the course PSYCH PSYCH 540 taught by Professor Serap during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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540 ppt final - PSYCH 540 February 20, 2010 Team A will...

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