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7-2 Final Project Submission: Statistical Analysis ReportKashima Riley7-2 Final Project Submission: Statistical Analysis ReportSouthern New Hampshire UniversityPSY- Research I: Stats for Psych2/23/2020
7-2 Final Project Submission: Statistical Analysis Report7-2 Final Project Submission: Statistical Analysis ReportIntroductionFor my final project, I have chosen data set scenario number 6. In this particular scenario, we are being asked whether pleasant aromas help a student learn better. In this scenario, 21 participants learned both under a condition of smelling nothing and under a state of smelling a floral scent. I chose this particular set for different reasons. Being that I am a psychology major and work with children. With future plans of becoming a social worker. Initially, I was going to choose scenario set number 1, which falls under (Child and Adolescent Development) but I currently work at an afterschool program, and one of the things that we do is help children with their homework as well as teach them STEM. I am always trying to find waysto improve the students learn and focus. I've researched the effect of music on the brain and is something I incorporate. So seeing scenario number 6 piqued my interest. As I mentioned earlier, this data set investigates whether pleasant aromas help a student learn better. The data focused on 21 participants learned both under a condition of smelling nothing and under a state of smelling a floral scent. The question to be answered is whether smell has an effect on the learning capabilities of students. This particular scenario exemplifies astudy that agrees with APA's Ethical Principles of Psychologists for many reasons. "The American Psychological Association's (APA) Ethical Principles of Psychologists and Code of Conduct consists of an Introduction, a Preamble, five General Principles (A-E), and specific Ethical Standards." (American Psychological Association, 2017) Looking at this data set based on the information provided, they follow the general principles of beneficence and
7-2 Final Project Submission: Statistical Analysis Report