Rsch 8210 week 4 assignment – confidence intervals in spss – solution


To prepare for this Assignment:

  • Review the Learning Resources related to probability,      sampling distributions, and confidence intervals.
  • For additional support, review the Skill Builder:      Confidence Intervals and the Skill Builder: Sampling Distributions,      which you can find by navigating back to your Blackboard Course Home Page.      From there, locate the Skill Builder link in the left navigation pane. 
  • Using the SPSS software, open the Afrobarometer dataset      or the High School Longitudinal Study dataset (whichever you chose) from      Week 2.
  • Choose an appropriate variable from Weeks 2 and 3 and      calculate a confidence interval in SPSS.
  • Once you perform your confidence interval, review      Chapter 5 and 11 of the Wagner text to understand how to copy and paste      your output into your Word document.

For this Assignment:

Write a 2- to 3-paragraph analysis of your results and include a copy and paste of the appropriate visual display of the data into your document.

Based on the results of your data in this confidence interval Assignment, provide a brief explanation of what the implications for social change might be.