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Problems

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Are Canadians Religious?
Document / 1–2 hours / Confidence Intervals, Proportions, Sampling / Confidence Intervals, Sampling / Spirituality / Religion

In this activity, students step into the shoes of a researcher of Religion who uses sample statistics to estimate...

Assessment of Success
Document / 1–2 hours / Average, Correlation, Excel / Correlation / Education, Psychology

In this activity, students will use past grades in an Introduction to Psychological Statistics university course...

Daily Stressors
Document / 1–2 hours / Confidence Intervals, Excel / Confidence Intervals, Inferential Statistics, Means, Standard Deviation / Mental Health / Psychology

In this activity, students will step into the shoes of a Psychology teacher/researcher to assess levels of stress...

Global Regional Inequalities
Document / 1–2 hours / Average, Excel, Measures of Central Tendency, Measures of Dispersion, Standard Deviation / Average, Descriptive Statistics, Measures of Central Tendency, Measures of Dispersion, Standard Deviation / Inequality / Geography, Sociology

In this activity, students are given World Bank data to determine if global regional inequalities exist. This...

Witches on Trial in Scotland
Document / 1–2 hours / Chi-square, Crosstabulations, Excel, Proportions / Chi-square, Excel, Proportions / Gender, Injustice / History

In this activity, students prepare a blog post about the early modern witch trials for the National Museum of Scotland, based on quantitative data...

Working in Domestic Service
Document / 1–2 hours / Confidence Intervals, Hypothesis testing, Measures of Dispersion / Hypothesis Testing / Gender / History

In this activity, students will step into the shoes of an historian aiming to better understand the experience of...