Class Objectives Chapters 1 to 7.

Class Objectives Chapters 1 to 7. - Objectives for Chapters...

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Objectives for Chapters 1-7 Your learning of the following objectives will be assessed on the first exam which is scheduled for 9/20. 1. Students should be familiar with the terminology and special notation of statistical analysis. The terminology consists of: Statistical Terms Measurement Terms Research Terms population operational definition correlational method sample nominal experimental method parameter ordinal independent variable statistic interval dependent variable descriptive statistics ratio nonexperimental method inferential statistics discrete variable quasi-independent variable sampling error continuous variable real limits 2. Students should learn how statistical techniques fit into the general process of science. 3. Students should learn the notation, particularly summation notation, that will be used throughout the rest of the book. 4. Students should understand the concept of a frequency distribution as an organized display showing where all of the individual scores are located on the scale of measurement.
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