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Discovering the Scientist Within offers an utterly unique approach to the research methods course. Rather than taking students through statistical methods one at a time, the authors provide a series of realistic and engaging case studies with each design-focused chapter presenting a single study start to finish. View More

Discovering the Scientist Within

Activity: Single-sample t-test with Caramel Apple Pops

This hands-on activity has students collect data that they analyze (by hand and with SPSS) using a single-sample t-test. They compare the weights of a sample of Caramel Apple PopsTM to the population mean (i.e., the advertised weight).

Author: Maya G. Sen

Posted: Sunday, January 20, 2013