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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: The Problem of Vague Statements (Desserts & Horoscopes)

This contains two difference activities that help show students the problem with vague statements. The first makes statements about students’ personality based on their dessert selection. The second activity uses horoscopes.

Thinking Scientifically; Vague Statements

Author: Gary Lewandowski

Monmouth University

Posted: Wednesday, May 12, 2010