Statistics Notes
Process of Social Research:
1) Specify research goasl 9research question)
2) Review the literature
3) Formulate he hypothesis
4) Measure and record (surveys, direct observations, expe
Cross Tabular Analysis
Ex: Latino study where they asked individuals from latino descent how they felt about health
care, some felt they had low health care because of their race (7%) others said they
Computing the Mode
- Mode is the most frequently occurring score
- This is the least precise measure of central tendency
- When two values occur the same number of times Bimodal distribution.
Test: id
Part II
igma Freud and Descriptive Statistics
- Measures of central tendency
- Computing the mean for a set of scores
- Computing the mode and median for a set of scores
- Selecting a measure of centr
Chapter 7
Null hypothesis what you found in sample is just a chance occurrence
Conformation bias have a perception that something works; researcher looks for evidence to
confirm
Difference between a s