Sample Questions
Chapter 9
9.12 Teacher Salaries. The mean annual salary
of classroom teachers is $49 thousand. A
hypothesis test is to be performed to decide
whether the mean annual salary of classroom
teachers in Hawaii is greater than the national
mean

Chapter 8
Sample Problems
8.6 Cottonmouth Litter Size. A simple random
sample of 44 female cottonmouth snakes yielded the
following data on number of young per litter.
Assume = 2.4
Cottonmouth Litter Size
5
12
7
7
6
8
12
9
7
4
9
6
12
7
5
6
10
3
10
8
8
12

1Correlations the Big Four
Test
Level of Significance
df
Pearson Correlation
XY
rp
X
2
X Y
X
n
X
n
2
Y
2
t
Y
n
2
Y
or
rp
X
1
r2
n 2
n2
or
Table B.6 (Page 709)
SP
SS
rp
SS
Y
or directly from your calculator.
Spearman Correlation
6 D 2
rs 1

Linear Regression
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Introduction to Linear Equations and
Regression
The Pearson correlation measures the
degree to which a set of data points form a
straight line relatio

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Lecture
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Tabulations Analyzing Frequency
Counts Chap 17
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Parametric and Nonparametric
Tests
Chapter
17 introduces two nonparametric hypothesis tests using
th

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Lecture
17.1
Appendix E.4 Kruskal-Wallis One-Way
ANOVA for Independent Groups
(Nonparametric)
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Non-Parametric ANOVAs
Just
as with the t-tests, there are situations
in which you cannot us

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Lecture
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Appendix E.4 Kruskal-Wallis One-Way
ANOVA for Independent Groups
(Nonparametric)
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Non-Parametric ANOVAs
Just
as with the t-tests, there are situations
in which you cannot us

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Lecture
16.1
Ch 12 One-Way ANOVA for Independent
Groups (Parametric)
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Why ANOVAs?
They
test for Differences between Multiple
Groups.
They CAN be used with two-group designs (i.e.,

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SPSS Assignments for Version 22
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Assignment #4
Independent Groups t-Test
1
SPSS Assignment #4
1
Fall, 2015
Assigned: Monday, October 12,

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Assignment #5
Paired Samples t-Test
SPSS Assignment #5
1
Fall, 2015
Assigned: Thursday, October 15, 2015

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Variance
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Chapter #4
Concepts of Variability
Problem #1
What is measured
by SS?
by Variance?
by Standard Deviation?
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`i
So What

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Assignment #3
Single Sample t-Test
1
SPSS Assignment #3
Fall, 2015
Assigned: Monday, October 5, 2015
Due

Non-Parametric Tests of Differences:
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Lecture12.1 - Ordinal Data: The MannWhitney U & the Wilcoxon Signed-Ranks T
Test (Appendices E.1, E.2, E.3)
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Non-Parametric Tests of Differences

Chapter #7
The Sampling Distribution of the
Mean
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A diagram of a research study: One individual
is selected from the population and r

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Assignment #6
The Mann-Whitney-U Test
1
SPSS Assignment #6
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Fall, 2014
The Mann-Whitney-U Test
A Nonpar

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Tabulations Analyzing Frequency
Counts
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Parametric and Nonparametric
Tests
Chapter
17 introduces two nonparametric hypothesis tests using
the chi-sq

Correlations: Relationships
Which Predict
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Correlations: Describing Relationships
A correlation typically evaluates three
aspects of the relationship:
The
direction - positive mea

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Lecture 18.1 - Chapter 13 One-Way
Repeated Measures ANOVA (Parametric)
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REPEATED MEASURES
ANOVA
Two major types:
1. Measures which are taken over time (e.g., does fitness
improve each week du

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Assignment #10
Parametric One-Way
Repeated Measures ANOVA
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Parametric One-Way
Repeated Measu

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Assignment #11
Parametric Two-Way Independent
Groups ANOVA
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Parametric Two-Way Inde

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Sample Questions for Exam IV
Topics
In an investigation of relaxation training on hypertension, a researcher measured systolic blood pressure in
nine patients across 4 weeks: The first week was used to esta

Two-Way Independent Groups
ANALYSIS OF VARIANCE
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Lecture 20.1
Chapter 14 Two-Way Independent ANOVA
Two-Way ANOVAs Three Types
Two factors Independent Groups Design
Gender vs. Racial Groups
Two

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Excess Materi

1
To successfully perform on during the second half of this course and to significantly shorten the
homework assignments in Chapters 15/16, you must master the statistical functions on your calculator
that permit you to process two sets of data simultaneo

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Lecture 18.1 - Chapter 13 One-Way
Repeated Measures ANOVA (Parametric)
3/24/16
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REPEATED MEASURES
ANOVA
Two major types:
1. Measures which are taken over time (e.g., does fitness
improve each week du