Description of the study including the purpose and importance of the research question being asked. What is your null hypothesis? What is your research or alternative hypothesis?

Requirements:

Reportmaximum offive pages, doublespace.Besuretoincludea cover page,abstractandreferencelist (these3pages do notcountas threeof thefivepages).Youmustuse APAforthereport.  For an example,see http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/18/.Irecommendthatyouhave nomorethan two directquotes inyour paper. Youmustsubmit yourprojectto Turnitin(see page2).

 

Componentsof theReport:

Introduction:   Descriptionofthestudyincludingthepurposeand importance oftheresearch questionbeingasked.Whatis your nullhypothesis? Whatis your researchor alternative hypothesis?Your introductionshouldinclude atleasttworesources. TheseresourcesMUST befrom peerreviewedjournals. Youmust use other resourcesandcorrectlycite(suchas our text) when describingstatistical concepts.

Participants/Sampling Method:Describethesamplecollectedfor the study, as wellas thesamplingmethod.How wereyour participantsselected? Whois your population ofinterest? Ifyoudidasurvey,howmanywillyousurvey toensureyour targetsamplesize?Howdidyoucomeupwith that number?

What doyouexpectyour responseratetobe?Whatwas your samplesize? Howrepresentativeis thesampleofthepopulationunder study?

Procedures:How werethedatacollected?Was asurveyor questionnaire usedtocollectdata?Whataretheindependentand dependentvariables?How are thevariablesdefinedandmeasured?Arethevariablesnominal,ordinal,

interval, or ratiomeasurementscales?Are the datacollectedinawaythat avoids bias?Whatis your selectedalphalevel?

DataAnalysis:Whatstatistical testwas usedtoanalyze the data? Describe thestatisticaltest.Whatare therequirements?Did youmeetthose requirements?Describewhy your selected methodwas appropriatetoanswer


 

your research question.Makeupateststatistic value.Given thatvalue,doyou reject orfailtorejectthe nullhypothesis?Is your p< .05or p> .05(assuming alpha= .05)?

Results & Discussion😀idyour analysis answer your research question? Explain.Whatare thepractical implicationsofyour results?

References:Allreferences shouldbeincludedin APAformat