Instructions

Step 1

Use the Health SPSS dataset to
answer the following questions:

Is there a statistically
significant difference in weight between men and women? (Conduct an independent
t test.)

Guidelines for interpreting
independent t tests can be found in What to Include When Writing Up Independent
t Test Results (PDF).

Is there a statistically
significant difference in number of cigarettes smoked before and after a
smoking cessation course? (Conduct a dependent t test.)

Guidelines for interpreting
dependent t tests can be found in What to Include When Writing Up Dependent t
Test Results. (PDF)

In the following two screencasts,
I complete problem #3 in Chapters 5 and 6 of your Munro text.

Chapter 5 Screencast

Transcript of Chapter 5 Screencast
(PDF)

Chapter 6 Screencast

Transcript of Chapter 6 Screencast
(PDF)

Step 2

For each problem, submit:

Your interpretation of the results
(by cutting and pasting into the Assignment text box).

The SPSS output (.spv) file (as an
attachment).