Measurement and Statistics_Dasch_Date__022210

Measurement and Statistics_Dasch_Date__022210 - we won’t...

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SPSS Variable Types - numeric - string words asks for number of characters - make decimal 0 Label - explain the name and add more information - longer than name Discrete Missing Values - used for when you are missing data - put in a random number that is not in your data set generally people use -99 Measure - scale (continuous variables) - ordinal (ordering things
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Unformatted text preview: we won’t use this one often) ←- nominal (categorical/string variable) ← ← Value ← i.e. use 0 for males and 1 for females ←- for numeric variables ← ← Frequency Table ←- for numeric data only • “Analyze” then “Frequency” ← ← Descriptive Table ←- for scale data • “Analyze” then “Descriptive Statistics” ←...
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This note was uploaded on 08/30/2010 for the course PSYC 209 taught by Professor Hoffman during the Spring '08 term at University of Delaware.

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