Rules for SPSS Assignments:
The following rules are meant to help you set up your SPSS assignments appropriately and make
them easier to grade. There will be point deductions if these rules are not fo
PSYCH-UA 10.002 Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences
Spring 2013
Lab Assignment 5 (Final Version)
Due: Tuesday, 8/13
Turn in a stapled hard copy (please save paper as possible-print double-sided and
PSYCH-UA 10.002 Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences
Spring 2013
Tom Chen (Yu-Jen)
Lab Assignment 4 UPDATED AFTER LAB
Due Wednesday, 8/7
Turn in a stapled hard copy (please save paper as possible-pr
PSYCH-UA 10.002 Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences
Spring 2013
Lab Assignment 2
Tom Chen (Yu-Jen)
For this exercise, download the same data from Lab 1 from NYU Classes (the
Sara_dataset file), and
Statistics of the Behavioral Sciences w Professor Bauer Recommended HW questions for Exam 2 (ch 5-8)
Chapter 5
Part A: 1-5
Part
B:
2, 4,
5, 6;
advanced 11 and 12
Chapter 6
Part A: 1, 4, 5, 6
Part B: 2
Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences
Department of Psychology
New York University
Class meets: M & W 9:30-10:45, Cantor 101
Professor: Elizabeth A. Bauer, Ph.D.
Office: 411 Lafayette, room 336
Offic
Mac User Information
Sometimes there are problems for mac users downloading files. One option is to only use
SPSS on a pc. However, if you are set on using a mac, I received the following
instructions
Two Independent Groups t-Test Flow Chart
1) Are both sample sizes
large?
Yes:
large sample test for
independent means
Formula 7.3
No: (small sample sizes)
2) Are the sample sizes equal?
Yes:
pooled va
Some Rules for Recitation
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Always bring calculators to recitation, even if the schedule indicates SPSS instruction.
Absolutely NO food or drinks are allowed in the lab.
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Material Safety Data Sheet
Maleic anhydride MSDS
Section 1: Chemical Product and Company Identification
Product Name: Mal
Template for APA results (5th edition)
Note: All non-Greek statistical symbols, including p, z, t, r, M, F, N, and MSE, should be
in italics. If you are typing up results, use italics; if you are hand
Calculator Instructions
Casio CFX-9850G PLUS
Standard Deviation
1. enter the STAT menu
2. enter the data in list 1
3. press CALC (on the screen) or F2
4. press 1VAR (on the screen) or F1
5. for the un
Formula Sheet
Percentiles and Percentile Ranks
(2.1) (2.2)
(2.3)
(2.4)
(2.5)
(2.6)
(3.1)
Means:
(3.8)
(3.9)
SS, variance, standard deviation:
Population
Sum of Squares:
or
Variance:
or
Standard deviat
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Material Safety Data Sheet
Petroleum ether MSDS
Section 1: Chemical Product and Company Identification
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Xylenes MSDS
Section 1: Chemical Product and Company Identification
Product Name: Xylenes
Cont
Chapter 20:
Chi-Square Tests
Nonparametric tests make few
(if any) assumptions about the
population distribution
Can use categorical data
(nominal or ordinal): use
frequencies
Not as sensitive as p
Chapter 12: One-Way
Independent ANOVA
Example: a researcher is
interested in comparing 3
types of therapy to alleviate
phobias:
General counseling
Systematic desensitization
Counter conditioning
Wh
Chapter 13: Multiple
Comparisons
Experimentwise Alpha (EW)
The probability that an
experiment will produce any
Type I error (also called
familywise alpha)
When many t-tests are
performed in a multi
Chapter 9:
Linear Correlation
Perfect Correlation what would it
look like?
An exact match on one measure with
another
Final grades that are all exactly 10 pts
lower than the midterm (scaling
issues
Chapter 10:
Linear Regression
A perfect correlation implies the
ability to perfectly predict one score
from another
Perfect predictions
Very simple, especially with z-scores:
the z-score you predic
Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences
Spring 2014
PSYCH-UA.10
Computer Assignment #5: Check syllabus for due date
Answer the following questions using SPSS and some computations by hand. Put your wri