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Data Analysis Exercises on Gun Issues

Data Analysis Exercises on Gun Issues

The goal of these exercises is to introduce students to quantitative data analysis using a Pew Research Center survey that includes a series of questions on gun issues and many other topics.  The 14 exercises include an introduction to the scientific approach, two and three variable data analysis, and writing research reports. Statistical analysis is limited to descriptive statistics, crosstabulation, Chi Square, and measures of...

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Julie Evey
Julie Evey (Faculty)
2 years ago
Data set and assignments include religiosity, gender, and gun ownership. Useful for classes on those topics and in using statistical packages. Designed for SPSS but could be used with other packages.