Data analysis/Results

Writing Up Your Results

(Written in complete sentences and paragraph form) 

1.  Write a topic sentence stating the Manipulated (Independent) and Responding (Dependent) variables and a reference to a table or graph.

2.  Write sentences comparing the measure of central tendency of the groups.

3.  Write sentences describing the statistical tests (t-test), levels of significance, and the null hypothesis.

4.  Write sentences comparing the calculated value with the required statistical (critical) value.  Make a statement about the acceptance or rejection of the null hypothesis.

5.  Write a sentence stating support of the research hypothesis by the data

by Mr. Richard Lawrence