Research Project Paper using Multiple Regression analysis

Subject or discipline: Statistics
Title: Writer’s choice
Number of sources: 10
Provide digital sources used: No
Paper format: APA
# of pages: 11
Spacing: Double spaced
# of words: 3025
# of slides: ppt icon 0
# of charts: 0
Paper details:

(Instructions and sample papers are also uploaded)

Use any Multiple Regression analysis of your choice. Data needs to contain only 4 continuous variables (both for independent and dependent). Will use the chosen data set for the the paper.

Research Project Paper Format and Structure Rules
The following is the Research Project Paper format description.
The paper length 11 pages (not including title page)
Standard Paper
Abstract 0.5
Statement of Problem 0.5
Literature Review 3
Theory 0.5
Hypotheses 0.5
Methodology 0.5
Findings 1
Discussion 3
Conclusion 0.5
Total Pages 10The Reference and Title pages are additional pages (font is 12 point)
Margins: Top .5, Bottom .5, Right .5, and Left .5
The paper is doubled spaced except as stipulated by APA formatting rules for quoted text.
The paper will not contain more than twenty-five percent quoted materials.
Sections are only separated by Section Headings. All Sections Headings must be included in your paper.
The Title page and Reference page are separate pages and do not count in the page length total.
10 Peer Reviewed articles required for the paper
The Research Project Paper requires 4 hypotheses.
All citations must directly correspond to the references. Each citation required in the paper must appear in the Literature Review, Findings and Discussion sections and of the paper and also referenced in the Reference section of the paper (i.e., Lopez (2001) is cited and reviewed in the Literature Review; The finding of Lopez (2001) is stated and cited in the Findings; Lopez (2001) will also be discussed and cited in the Discussion section and Lopez (2001) is referenced in the Reference Section).
Remember: You must use the most current APA Publication Manual Edition for all citations and references.

Paper can include graphs and data / charts
Use data with a big sample size.
ANOVA model: all need to have a level of significance < .05
Adjusted Rsquare: if not .15 or greater (fail) variance explained
Look at Beta coefficients and their significances: the highest sig. variable, is the highest predictor
Skewness and Kurtosis need to be within +1, -1. If not fix kurtosis

Outline of Research Project Paper (Section Headings).
Abstract-
An overview of the social problem of interest.
Statement of Problem-
A statement of the essential question of your study. History/ background info. and the 10 articles, everything that leads to this you are referring to other peoples’ findings, not yours. Now that we know this, what are we going do about it.
Literature Review-
A review of the 10 literature (peer reviewed journal articles) you have read cited according the APA manual.
Theory-
The theory you have chosen and the explanation of the social problem using said theory.
Hypotheses-
Four core questions you can answer after reading the literature. Stated in the form of research hypotheses.
Methodology-
All classes–describe a Meta-Analysis as related to your Research Project Paper topic.
Findings-
A listing of the answers to the four hypotheses cited according to the APA manual.
Discussion-
Discuss the implications and ramifications of the Findings using the theory discussed in the Theory section of the paper.
Conclusion-
Summary of the implications for the field.
References-
All references in the paper (10 peer reviewed articles) must be referenced according to the APA manual specified above.

PAPER FORMAT INSTRUCTIONS

Use any Multiple Regression analysis of your choice. Data needs to contain only 4 continuous variables (both for independent and dependent).

Use data with a big sample size.

ANOVA model: all need to have a level of significance < .05

Adjusted Rsquare: if not .15 or greater (fail) variance explained

Look at Beta coefficients and their significances: the highest sig. variable, is the highest predictor

Skewness and Kurtosis need to be within +1, -1. If not fix kurtosis

Research Project Paper Format and Structure Rules

The following is the Research Project Paper format description.

The paper length 10 pages (not including that title and reference pages)

The Reference and Title pages are additional pages (font is 12 point)

Margins: Top .5, Bottom .5, Right .5, and Left .5

The paper is doubled spaced except as stipulated by APA formatting rules for quoted text.

The paper will not contain more than twenty-five percent quoted materials.

Sections are only separated by Section Headings. All Sections Headings must be included in your paper.

The Title page and Reference page are separate pages and do not count in the page length total.

10 Peer Reviewed articles required for the paper

The Research Project Paper requires 4 hypotheses.

All citations must directly correspond to the references. Each citation required in the paper must appear in the Literature Review, Findings and Discussion sections and of the paper and also referenced in the Reference section of the paper (i.e., Lopez (2001) is cited and reviewed in the Literature Review; The finding of Lopez (2001) is stated and cited in the Findings; Lopez (2001) will also be discussed and cited in the Discussion section and Lopez (2001) is referenced in the Reference Section).

Remember: You must use the most current APA Publication Manual Edition for all citations and references.

 

Paper can include graphs and data / charts

 

Outline of Research Project Paper (Section Headings).

Abstract-

An overview of the social problem of interest.

Statement of Problem-

A statement of the essential question of your study. History/ background info. and the 10 articles, everything that leads to this you are referring to other peoples’ findings, not yours. Now that we know this, what are we going do about it.

Literature Review-

A review of the 10 literature (peer reviewed journal articles) you have read cited according the APA manual.

Theory-

The theory you have chosen and the explanation of the social problem using said theory.

Hypotheses-

Four core questions you can answer after reading the literature. Stated in the form of research hypotheses.

Methodology-

All classes–describe a Meta-Analysis as related to your Research Project Paper topic.

Findings-

A listing of the answers to the four hypotheses cited according to the APA manual.

Discussion-

Discuss the implications and ramifications of the Findings using the theory discussed in the Theory section of the paper.

Conclusion-

Summary of the implications for the field.

References-

All references in the paper (10 peer reviewed articles) must be referenced according to the APA manual specified above.

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