To prepare for this Discussion:
Review this week’s Learning Resources and media program related to regression and correlation.
Review Magnusson’s web blog found in the Learning Resources to further your visualization and understanding of correlations between two variables.
Construct a research question using the General Social Survey dataset, which can be answered by a Pearson correlation and bivariate regression.
By Day 3
Use SPSS to answer the research question. Post your response to the following:
What is your research question?
What is the null hypothesis for your question?
What research design would align with this question?
What dependent variable was used and how is it measured?
What independent variable is used and how is it measured?
If you found significance, what is the strength of the effect?
Explain your results for a lay audience; explain the answer to your research question.
Be sure to support your Main Post and Response Post with reference to the week’s Learning Resources and other scholarly evidence in APA Style.