EXSC 320
Exam #3 Study Guide

know the terms: hypothesis, population, parameter, sample, statistic
o Hypothesis statement of presumed association
o Population whole group
o Parameter what are we interested in looking at about the population. Ex: exercise
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Chapter 3
Building Blocks for Using
Inferential Statistics
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Defining Probability
Probability can be a priori or a posteriori.
Classical probability (a priori) helps us
predict data such a
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Chapter 2
Descriptive Statistics:
Getting to Know the Data
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Variables
A variable is any characteristic of a sample that
can and does assume different values.
Variables can be of many diff
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Chapter 7
OneWay ANOVA and the
KruskalWallis HTest:
Comparing the Means of
Three of More
Unrelated Groups
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Questions Answered by the OneWay
ANOVA
ANOVAs compare three or more independ
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Chapter 11
Model Building With Linear
and Logistic Regression
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Purpose
Regression models allow researchers to look at the
simultaneous impact of a set of independent
variables on the valu
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Somespecificareastoemphasizearethe7stepsforcorrectlytaking
skinfoldmeasurement,aswellasthegenderspecificsites.
1. Skinfold measurements should be made on dry skin, before exercise, to ensure
maximum validity and reliability.
2. All measurements should be
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EXSC 320 Quiz review 2
1. The count of cases that fall into a given interval
a. Raw frequencies
b. Class intervals
c. Relative frequencies
d. Cumulative relative frequencies
2. What are the three measures of tendency?
a. Zscore, Tscore & Chisquare test
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EXSC 320 Quiz review 1
1. Nominal is defined as
a. Data does have a absolute zero
b. Data that has order and specific difference between scores
c. Data that can not be ordered
d. Data without an exact incremental difference between levels
2. Which of the
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EXSC 320 Quiz review 1
ANSWERS
1. C
2. A
3. FALSE
4. B
5. A
6. TRUE
7. B
8. A
9. FALSE
10.
D
11.
C
12.
B
13.
D
14.
B
15.
A
16.
C
17.
TRUE
18.
B
19.
A
20.
B
EXSC 320 Quiz review 2
ANSWERS
1. A
2. C
3. C
4. A
5. B
6. B
7. FALSE
8. C
9. A
10.
D
11.
B
12.
TRU
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Assignment 6: SPSS
Using the data collected in class on body composition, please complete the following
assignment using SPSS. Please put answers for each question on this sheet. Attach
the SPSS output AND data to Blackboar
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Assignment 3: Physical Fitness Assessment in Adults
Using your textbook (chapter 9) answer the following questions.
1. What are the components of healthrelated physical fitness and why are they considered health
related?
a. Cardiorespira
EXSC 320
Exam #1 Study Guide
Introduction to Tests & Measurements
 be able to define the following terms:
o measurement the act of assessing. Usually involves assigning a number to quantify the
amount of the characteristic that is being assessed
o reliab
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Exam #2 Study Guide
Descriptive Statistics and the Normal Distribution
 what are statistics?
 what are the two types of statistics?
o Descriptive Statistics
o Inferential Statistics
 what are the four levels of measurement (be able to name and
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Introduction to Tests,
Measurements & Research Methods
EXSC 320
Outline
Nature of Measurement and Evaluation
Purposes of Measurement, Testing, and
Evaluation
Norm and CriterionReferenced Standards
Formative and Summative Evaluation
Placement
Diagnosis
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