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Move time and support over to the variables box click

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Unformatted text preview: RIATE. Move TIME and SUPPORT over to the variable(s) box. Click on OK Correlations 1) r = -0.544, p < 0.0001 If we set alpha to 0.05, is there a statistically significant correlation between the two variables? Explain the nature of this relationship. Make sure to mention both direction and magnitude. support Pearson Correlation Sig. (2-tailed) N Pearson Correlation Sig. (2-tailed) N support Time (months) Time (months) 1 -.544** .000 85 85 -.544** 1 .000 85 85 **. Correlation is significant at the 0.01 level (2-tailed). Page 2 of 5 Name: _____________________________________ Lab #3 Spring08 Yes, there is a statistically significant correlation because our p-value (observed value) falls beyond our alpha value/critical value (0.05). This suggests that there is a strong, negative relationship between level of support and recovery time in months such that as level of support increases, recovery time is likely to decrease (and vice-versa)....
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This lab report was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course PSY 031 taught by Professor Dicorcia during the Spring '08 term at Tufts.

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