Psy/315 Week 1 Worksheet Essay
Week 1 Practice Worksheet
Prepare a written response to the following questions.
1. Explain and give an example for each of the following types of variables:
a. Nominal: This is a measurement that has a number assigned to show something or someone else, an example of this would be one’s social security number.
b. Ordinal: This is a measurement that represent the order of a particular stat. A good example of this would the placement in a contest, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd.
c. Interval: These are measurements don’t include zeros and have equivalent units. A good example would be that of point scales.
d. Ratio scale: These stats includes zeros and are dispersed …show more content…
b. Explain the general meaning of the pattern of results.
|Incidence of Traditional and Electronic Bullying and Victimization (N=84) |
|Forms of Bullying |N |% |
|Electronic victims |41 |48.8 |
| |Text-message victim |27 |32.1 |
| |Internet victim (websites, chatrooms) |13 |15.5 |
| |Picture-phone victim |8 |9.5 |
|Traditional Victims |60 |71.4 |
| |Physical victim |38 |45.2 |
| |Teasing victim |50 |59.5 |
| |Rumors victim |32 |38.6 |
| |Exclusion victim |30 |50 |