Question 5 Research objectives questions or hypotheses For help with these

Question 5 research objectives questions or

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Question #5. Research objectives, questions, or hypotheses. (For help with these questions, refer to chapters 6 & 18) a) Does this article have objectives, questions, or hypotheses? Be specific and say which one of these three it has. b) List the article’s objectives, questions or hypotheses. Be specific and say which one of these three it has. Quote this directly from the article and cite it appropriately. Question #6. Variables (For help with these questions, refer to chapters 6 & 18) a) List the major study variables.
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b) Are the major study variables independent, dependent, or research variables? c) What are the conceptual definitions of the major variables (Hint: from the review of literature)? d) What are the operational definitions of the major variables? (Hint: you may find this information in the ROL or in the “Methods” section of the article). e) Did the author identify any extraneous variables? If so, briefly describe. f) List the demographic variables that are identified in the study. (Do not describe the sample characteristics here). Question #7. Research Design (For help with these questions, refer to chapters 1, 10, 11 & 18) a) Is the design type descriptive, correlational, quasi- experimental, or experimental. b) Explain how the design type that you picked in a) (above) match the study’s objectives, questions, or hypotheses? c) Explain how the design type that you picked in a) (above) provides a means to examine the study’s purpose? d) Does the study include a treatment or intervention? If so, briefly describe. (Hint: you may find this information in the ROL or in the “Methods” section of the article). e) Were pilot study findings used to design the major study? Question #8 Strengths and Weaknesses *Hint* use guidelines about strengths and weaknesses on page pp. 439-442 Step 2, Chapter 18 a) Identify two strengths of the study b) Identify two weaknesses of the study
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