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DailyDesign 15 - EXST7015 Daily Design 15 Carefully read...

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EXST7015 Daily Design 15 Carefully read the description of the experiment below. Be prepared to answer the questions that follow the design description as a class quiz. In a Likert scale the subjects are asked to express agreement with a question on a scale of 1 to 5 or 1 to 7. The answers for a 5 point Likert scale would be: 1. Strongly disagree 2.Disagree 3. Neither agree nor disagree 4. Agree 5. Strongly agree. The study investigated the relationship between academic procrastination and academic performance of university students in a Nigerian university. Subjects consisted of 185 final-year education students (Male = 98, Female = 87) of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria. One research instrument, the Procrastination Scale (PS), developed and validated by Lay (1986), was used to collect data for the study. Subjects for the study were selected from a class of students offering a compulsory education course in the College of Education. The students, who were asked to volunteer their class time to complete the research
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This note was uploaded on 12/29/2011 for the course EXST 7015 taught by Professor Wang,j during the Fall '08 term at LSU.

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