ERIC Number: ED451242
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001
Educational Research and Statistics: Examples of Questions and Answers.
Some questions that might be asked of students with respect to educational research and related statistical analysis are presented with answers. The questions focus on: (1) the definition of operational variables; (2) null and research hypotheses; (3) the use of analysis of variance (ANOVA); (4) when ANOVA is appropriate; (5) whether statistical assumptions are reasonable; (6) the use of computer software in statistical analysis; (7) a hypothetical table of means; (8) the use of post hoc procedures; (9) significant results and causality; (10) research design and analysis for greater power; (11) regression analysis; (12) alternatives to ANOVA; and (13) appropriate analysis when the dependent variable can only be measured at the nominal level. Some additional questions are attached. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
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