Research Methods Quizzes Weeks 8-14

Which of the following BEST defines quantitative research?

A. It is an exploration associated with libraries, books and journals
B. It is an activity concerned with finding new truth in education
C. It is a systematic process obtaining numerical information about the world
D. It is an activity of producing or proving a theorem
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Which of the following BEST defines quantitative research?

A. It is an exploration associated with libraries, books and journals
B. It is an activity concerned with finding new truth in education
C. It is a systematic process obtaining numerical information about the world
D. It is an activity of producing or proving a theorem
Which statement most accurately explains inferential statistics?

A. Inferential statistics are techniques used by scientists to summarize the characteristics of a dataset.
B. Inferential statistics are techniques used by scientists to interpret and make judgments about a dataset.
C. Inferential statistics give scientists a method to describe their data.
D. Both A and C
A school SLP wants to evaluate a new method of teaching turn-taking to a group of students with Autism Spectrum Disorders. She selects one class as a treatment group and another class as a control group. Six weeks after training, she conducts a post-training evaluation to determine the difference between the two groups. What is her research design?

A. One group posttest design
B. Single group pretest-posttest design
C. Nonequivalent groups posttest only
D. Randomized controlled trial