Business Statistics & Probability Problem Set

Description

For problem 13 on page 431 in your text, write a Results section in APA style for the one-way ANOVA
you computed (e.g., double spaced, labeled with the word ‘Results’ centered at the top of the page, 1-
inch margins, etc.). When writing your Results sections, you may find the following pages helpful:
GWFW page 412; Green & Salkind pages 136; APA style manual: pages 32-35, 41-67, and 181-191.
The APA style Results section should include
a. a brief statement explaining the research by specifically mentioning the variable and its levels,
b. a statement of the analysis used,
c. the probability of a Type I error,
d. the conclusion of the omnibus ANOVA in words supported by the results of the omnibus
ANOVA in parentheses (i.e., the numbers formatted in APA style),
e. a statement of the post hoc test used,
f. the sample size, mean and standard deviation for each group,
g. a conclusion for each pairwise comparison in words supported by the statistical results of each
pairwise comparison in parentheses (i.e., the numbers formatted in APA style),
h. a one-sentence conclusion in words summarizing all group differences for the variable
examined.
i. an explanation of the effect size.