Part 1 (1 page)
Create a research question using the Afrobarometer Dataset, that can be answered by multiple regression. For this part 1, It is separate from part 2 and requires a separate reference page and APA citations.
Use SPSS to answer the research question. Post your response to the following:
If you are using the Afrobarometer Dataset, report the mean of Q1 (Age). 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 variables are used and how are they measured? What is the justification for including these predictor variables?
If you found significance, what is the strength of the effect?
Explain your results for a lay audience, explain what 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.
Part 2 (2 pages)
For this part 2, It is separate from part 1 and requires a separate set reference page and APA 7th ed citations, you will continue your practice as a critical consumer of research. You will critically evaluate a scholarly article related to multiple regression..
Write a 3- to 5-paragraphs critique of the article (2 pages). In your critique, include responses to the following:
Why did the authors use multiple regression?
Do you think it’s the most appropriate choice? Why or why not?
Did the authors display the data?
Do the results stand alone? Why or why not?
Did the authors report effect size? If yes, is this meaningful?
Use proper 7th ed APA format, citations, and referencing.
Part 1 (1 page)