Quantitative vs. Qualitative
Discuss the differences between quantitative and qualitative research.
Complete the following:
Give a definition of a hypothesis and a null hypothesis, and identify the method of research that uses a hypothesis.
Discuss what you believe are the key elements of a well-written set of hypotheses. Support your opinion with appropriate peer-reviewed sources other than the textbook.
Give a definition of a research question or problem, and identify the method of research that traditionally uses a research question or problem.
Discuss what you believe are the key elements of a well-written research question or problem.
Discuss how selecting a sample to study differs between quantitative and qualitative methods.
Describe 2 data collection instruments, and determine whether the instrument will be used to collect quantitative or qualitative data.
Explain how analysis of quantitative data differs from analysis of qualitative data.