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A researcher designs a study that uses a random sampling method to decrease likelihood of bias in the study sample. This strategy was used to implement:
Amount of control and precision exerted by the methodology
Rigor in quantitative research
Which section of the research report might the problem statement be located?
Literature review include summary of:
At what point is literature review conducted in a qualitative investigation?
Depends on type of study
Consisteny covered in a quantitative literature review?
Approaches used to investigate similar problems
Primary purpose for reviewing literature:
Delieneate existing knowledge base of identified problem
_______ are constructed by people and are tentative in nature
______: not well defined and general
_________: often must be inferred by the reader from the text of the report
Framework and conceptual map
Which of the following represents most concrete term?
Conceptual definitions are important b/c:
The meanings of terms may differ depending on the study framework