# Week 7 response to classmate | RSCH 8210 – Quantitative Reasoning and Analysis | Walden University

#### By Day 5

Respond to one of your colleagues’ posts and:

1. Make recommendations for the design choice.
2. Explain whether you think that this is the appropriate test to use for the research question. Why or why not?
3. As a lay reader, were you able to understand the results and their implications? Why or why not?

#### Research Design One Way Anova

##### Research question

Does region in which a country is affecting the satisfaction of an individual with the handling of the economy that is the handling of the economy index? There has been lots of debate on whether the region a country determines the satisfaction level with the handling of the economy with some arguing that it does and others claiming that it doesn’t. The contrasting views regarding this subject necessitated this study to answer this question.

##### Hypothesis

The null hypothesis of this question is that there is no significant difference in the handling of the economy index that is the level of satisfaction with the handling of the economy between the four country regions. That is;

H0: µWest Africa = µEast Africa = µSouthern Africa = µNorth Africa

The alternative hypothesis is that is a significant difference in the handling of the economy index that is the level of satisfaction with the handling of the economy between the four country regions. That is;

H0: µWest Africa ≠ µEast Africa ≠ µSouthern Africa ≠ µNorth Africa

Where µ is the mean handling of the economy index.

##### Research Design

The research design that best aligns with this question is the cross-section research design because it involves the use of data that was conducted at one time and not over a period (Creswell, 2013).

##### Variables

The dependent variable is the handling of the economy index which is measured on a scale level of measurement. This is used to measure the individual citizen’s satisfaction with the way the government is handling the economy. A higher handling of the economy index score indicates a higher level of satisfaction.

The independent variable is the Country region which is measured on a nominal level of measurement. It is a categorical variable with four categories which are East Africa, west Africa, southern Africa and North Africa. This is the regions that the individual countries belong to (Wagner, 2020).

there are 3 tables that go here and are uploaded seperately

A one way Anova was conducted to determine if the there was any significant difference in the Handling of Economy index between the country regions. After the analysis (table 2), it was revealed that there was a significant difference in the Handling of the economy index between the country regions, F (3, 45964) =979.071, P=0.000. Further analysis that is the Tukey HSD post hoc analysis (table 3) indicate that there was a significant difference in the handling of the economy index between all the regions except for between East Africa and the North Africa. This is because other than between the two regions, all the difference between other regions had a level of significance which is less than 0.05 (Mayers, 2013).

##### Conclusion

From the one way Anova, the country region affects the level of the country’s citizen’s level of satisfaction with the handling of the economy. However, this effect is evident between all the regions except for between the East Africa and the North Africa regions which tend to have similar level of satisfaction in the handling of the economy. The effect was highest between the Southern Africa and the East Africa with Southern Africa having the highest handling of the economy index (Laureate Education, 2016h).

###### References

Creswell, J. W. (2013). Research design: Qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods approach. Sage publications.

Laureate Education (Producer). (2016h). One-way ANOVA demonstration [Video file]. Baltimore, MD: Author.

Mayers, A. (2013). Introduction to statistics and SPSS in psychology. Pearson.

Wagner, III, W. E. (2020). Using IBM® SPSS® statistics for research methods and social science statistics (7th ed.).

Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

Get 20% Discount on This Paper
Pages (550 words)
Approximate price: -

Try it now!

## Get 20% Discount on This Paper

We'll send you the first draft for approval by at
Total price:
\$0.00

How it works?

Fill in the order form and provide all details of your assignment.

Proceed with the payment

Choose the payment system that suits you most.

Our Services

Custom Writings Help is a Quality-Oriented Company in Online Writing as a result of hiring exceptional professionals to execute clients' tasks.

## Research Papers

At Custom Writings Help,We understand the struggle of research paper writing, and that is why at Custom WritingS Help, we are all out to help you. We pride ourselves on having a team of clinical writers. The stringent and rigorous vetting process ensures that only the 'BEST' Writers are chosen for the job. We have highly qualified Ph.D. and MA writers working with us; we equally offer these experienced writers specific bonuses and incentives to make them deliver highly original, unique, and informative content at reasonably low prices.

Thesis Writing Service

Worlwide, Many Masters Students are struggling with Thesis Completion. A thesis is likely to be the longest and most challenging piece of work a student has ever completed. However, unlike essays and other assignments, a student can pick a particular interest topic and work on their initiative. Fortunately, we are there for you. At Custom Writings Help, you are assured of an authentic, imaginative, informative, linguistically great, and advantageous thesis that adheres to all your needs. So, why continue considering different writers when you have discovered the best in the field?

Custom Papers

Not a single student can avoid writing custom papers. However, a total lack of experience, skills, and time makes it very hard to produce a superb writing piece. Therefore, if you are seeking professional help, turn to us. Our specialized and experienced writers compose a variety of model papers, including custom essays, college term papers, research papers, book reports, MBA essays, executive summaries, dissertations, Ph.D. theses, admission essays, and research proposals for college and university students at any level.

Essay Writing

Most of the students disregard the critical principles of essay writing and compose papers below sensible guidelines. Therefore, with Custom Writings Help, one should not worry about his/her essay. Our Writers compose informative and engaging content on all complexities and topics. We write meaningful and smart essays while prioritizing all aspects that bring about a good grade, such as impeccable grammar, proper structure, zero-plagiarism, and conformance to guidelines.

Coourse Work Writing

Don't let the seemingly never-ending onslaught of writing assignments get you down. If you are looking where to get course work assistance online, the writers at Custom Writings Help are here to assist you with all of your writing needs. We undertake to unique delivery of papers that meet the professor's requirements. The content is proofread, edited, and checked plagiarism before submission to customers. No matter how big or small your work is, we will deliver on time. Try US Now! !

Dissertation Writing Service

High-Quality Dissertation Writing Services are rare. They require Ph.D. academicians – not easily found. However, are an exception. The years, time, and resources we have invested in the dissertation world has given us a competitive advantage over others. Choose to come to Custom Writings Help; You will find perfect Ph.D. consultants who have written hundreds of dissertations theses ready to help you. Let our dissertation-writing services help you craft your dissertation, for you are assured we will give you the results.