In your proposal, answer the following questions: ·
What is your research question? What effect does casinos have on crim
, Does it create unsafe areas. (This question can be changed if it doesn’t work but it Would need to be approved first.) What is your population and your variables? Why are you interested in this question? How will you collect your data?
State your method of sampling using terms discussed in class.
What bias or confounding variables might limit your study? How will you display your data?
State the type of graph you will use. What type of analysis will you perform?
Examples: Are you determining if two variables are related?
(Test of Association hypothesis test) Are you comparing counts for different categories?
(Goodness of Fit hypothesis test) Are you comparing the means of two sets of data? (Two sample hypothesis test for means) Are you comparing proportions for two sets of data? (Two sample hypothesis test for proportions)