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Number of results: 85

PSY/300
Causal pertains to a cause. http://www.thefreedictionary.com/causal
Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 6:59pm by Ms. Sue

algebra
casual, or causal? Big Difference. My experience is that the number of correct answers is causal for the final score.
Friday, January 29, 2010 at 6:18pm by bobpursley

math
The word you should have used to decribe the relationship is "causal", not "casual". I would say only #1 decribes a causal relationship. The two variables in #2 and 3 may have a correlation, but one variable does not always lead to or "cause" he other. #4 is likely to have no ...
Friday, May 30, 2008 at 11:30pm by drwls

causal
which relationship can best described as causal? (1)height and intelligence (2)shoe size and running speed (3)number of correct answers on a test and test score (4)number of students in a class and number of students with brown hair
Saturday, January 30, 2010 at 4:27pm by xmc

Philosophy
Why aren't all causal studies done as experimental studies, rather than non-experimental studies? Sometimes the effect is not desired. What causes murders? What causes Rape? what causes child molestation? Does one want to do causal experimentation?
Thursday, December 14, 2006 at 12:58am by Anne

English
I want to write a causal argument on how kids get hooked on unhealthy/processed foods (at home-- fast foods and at school-- vending machine and cafeteria hot lunches). I'm not quite sure what exactly to write about throughout a causal argument paper on this claim. What details...
Monday, May 9, 2011 at 1:37am by Molly

Causal Argument Paper
Hello, I am needing help formulating a question for my English class. We are needing to write an ethical/causal argument. I want to relate it to either animal testing or animal hunting. Is this a decent one? "Is it ethical to continue animal experimentation?" "Is it ethical to...
Sunday, November 7, 2010 at 1:28am by Aestas

english
1. An essay which is informative and tells how something happened is a(n) __________ essay. causal analysis process analysis exemplification comparison/contrast is it A 2. An essay that answers the question “What is the current situation on campus after the recent tornadoes?” ...
Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 11:51am by amy

PSY/300
what is causal observation ?
Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 6:59pm by logan

math
I would not cause it causal, but there is a relationship.
Thursday, September 1, 2011 at 8:51pm by bobpursley

nutrition and wellness
i have to do a short assignment: Research and discuss the potential GI illnesses that can occur. Include in your reflection the potential causal relationship these illnesses have to dietary and lifestyle choices. the three GI dysfunction i'll focus on includes: Irritable bowel...
Wednesday, July 15, 2009 at 9:39pm by y912f

math
Do you mean CASUAL or CAUSAL?
Saturday, May 9, 2009 at 6:42pm by Ms. Sue

PSY/300
causal in the scientific sense..
Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 6:59pm by logan

Psychology
I think that bias can distort self-perception and causal attribution.
Thursday, July 21, 2011 at 8:51pm by Linda

PSYCHOLOGY
I'm glad you found my response helpful. A causal factor is one which seems to be responsible for a change. The research is trying to find out if the independent variable is a causal factor. (I view "causal" and "determining" as synonymous.) A correlation indicates a ...
Friday, February 13, 2009 at 4:05pm by PsyDAG

algebra
Friday, January 29, 2010 at 6:18pm by Writeacher

Sometimes we want to discover what causes a change in what we are observing. Not all variables are causal.
Saturday, June 6, 2009 at 8:34pm by bobpursley

Statistics
An organization is studying whether women have caught up to men in starting pay after attending college. They randomly sampled 28 women, who earned an average of \$38,293.78 out of college with a standard deviation of \$5,170.22. Twenty-four men were also randomly sampled, and ...
Monday, June 18, 2012 at 10:55pm by Mike

epidemiology
What research design strongest for epidemiological evidence for causal association 1 experimental 2 correlational 3 descriptive 4 retrospective
Sunday, January 17, 2010 at 4:33pm by catherine

Research
To make causal inferences from observed differences between groups based on varied levels of treatment, it is necessary to…?
Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 10:54pm by Hilda

Composition II
I have to write a causal analysis to the Frederick Douglass speech "What to the slaves is the Fourth of July?" I am having trouble doing this.
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 at 7:58pm by Marla

sociology
Causality (also referred to as causation is the relation between an event the cause and a second event the effect, where the second event is understood as a consequence of the first. In common usage, causality is also the relation between a set of factors (causes) and a ...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 8:32am by Nagee

Psychology
How does psychology as a scientific discipline differ from the causal observations we make about the world in everyday life? What are the similarities?
Wednesday, March 31, 2010 at 9:19pm by Josephine

epidemiology
Sunday, January 17, 2010 at 4:33pm by SraJMcGin

I'm not sure on the differnt levels of dating. The teacher did not go over that in class and the book doesn't give specific types. Can I define it as causal dating?
Thursday, January 17, 2008 at 4:40pm by Bizzy

Psychology
I have to describe the impact of bias on the lives of individuals. I know that bias can distort self-perception and causal attribution. I need help to properly explain this.
Friday, July 22, 2011 at 11:17am by Linda

Here is a causal relatlionship. The amount of radioactive decayed products depends on the time since it was formed. Amount=OriginalAmount* e^(t/k) where k is a constant.
Thursday, March 5, 2009 at 8:20pm by bobpursley

psychology
Causal relationships between disease/disorders and neural changes can go in either direction, depending on the problem. What type of problems are you considering? What neurotransmitters are you considering?
Saturday, September 12, 2009 at 4:19pm by PsyDAG

math
If your question is about CAUSAL relationship, not CASUAL relationship, 1 is the correct answer. There's very little correlation between the number of hours spent studying and the grades received on exams.
Saturday, May 9, 2009 at 9:02pm by Ms. Sue

math
All can be causal. Although the rooster does not cause the sun to rise, apparently the rising sun causes the rooster to crow. A can cause B or B can cause A. I hope this helps a little more. Thanks for asking
Friday, June 12, 2009 at 11:41pm by PsyDAG

psych hw help
can you check this for me : For those who graduate from high school, get a full-time job, and marry before they have their first child, the probability that they will be poor is 2%. But, if those things are absent, 76% will be poor.” a) What is the causal relationship that is ...
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 7:04pm by vanessa

causal
1) Does height cause intelligence? 2) Does a larger shoe cause faster running? 3) Does the number of correct answers cause a higher test score? 4) Does the number of students in a class cause the number with brown hair? What do you think?
Saturday, January 30, 2010 at 4:27pm by Ms. Sue

Critical thinking
Which of the following most accurately describes what an appeal to precedent is? Hint A. A type of inductive generalization B. A type of analogy C. A type of disjunctive syllogism D. A type of causal argument
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at 3:09am by Felicia

can you check this for me : For those who graduate from high school, get a full-time job, and marry before they have their first child, the probability that they will be poor is 2%. But, if those things are absent, 76% will be poor.” a) What is the causal relationship that is ...
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 5:34pm by vanessa

criminology
The data do not prove a causal connection between any type of media and crime rates. Many other factors are involved. Crime is more prevalent when there is poverty, a highly unqual distribution of income, and inadequate law enforcement.
Sunday, May 17, 2009 at 6:36am by drwls

math
I think the word you should be using is causal, not casual. They have completely different meanings. Does the crowing of a roster cause the sun to rise? It makes a difference in which order you state the two happenings. This has nothing to do wth math
Friday, June 12, 2009 at 11:41pm by drwls

stats
For a positive correlation, both variables increase/decrease together. For a negative correlation, one variable increases while the other decreases. I'll let you suggest the causal relations. Does T cause E, E cause T, or some third factor effect both?
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 10:28pm by PsyDAG

If the research question were defined as “will buyers purchase more of a product in a blue colored or silver package?” the most appropriate type of research would be A. exploratory B. descriptive C. causal D. associative E. none of the above I chose E because A doesn't seem to...
Saturday, January 15, 2011 at 9:31pm by Steve

PSYCHOLOGY
Lets say If a doctor publishes a study which has been replicated, many times and using many students each time found that time spend doing homework strongly predicts college success. What are the variables, and if the research was experimental how did this doctor collect the ...
Friday, February 13, 2009 at 4:05pm by le

PSY/300
Causal observation is observing behavior and attempting to determine the causes of specific actions. However, it is very difficult to determine causes from just observing behavior. It might lead to various hypotheses, but they would need to be explored by other methods.
Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 6:59pm by PsyDAG

PSYCHOLOGY
Oh my gosh This is great thank you - do you know what a causal factor is? Is that a determining factor. meaning that homework can strongly predict college success but it's not the cause? My teacher made up this study she didn't indicated college or high school, she just said ...
Friday, February 13, 2009 at 4:05pm by le

Research and Evaluation
Am I reading this right? Internal validity refers to the extent to which a test measures what we actually do; Validity examines whether the conclusion that we draw about a demonstrated experimental relationship truly implies cause; and External validity examines if an observed...
Monday, November 1, 2010 at 2:32pm by Momof8

Quantitative Analysis
To make meaningful causal inferences when conducting quantitative analyses, one must employ...? A. Dummy coding when using regression models B. Parametric methods of analysis robust in relationship to violation of basic assumptions C. T-Tests and Analysis of Variance methods D...
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 3:16pm by Stacie

Cultural Diversity
What I think? I think one should look for evidence that Natives are gaining (health care, wealth, longivity, reduced infant mortality, etc), and if any of those exist, root the causal factors out. My gut feel is none of those organizations produce results, but one would have ...
Sunday, April 6, 2008 at 3:06pm by bobpursley

critical thinking
Which of the following is most accurate? A) An appeal to precedent is a type of inductive generalization. B) An appeal to precedent is a type of analogy. C) An appeal to precedent is a type of disjunctive syllogism. D) An appeal to precedent is a type of causal argument.
Saturday, October 11, 2008 at 12:18am by Joe

psy
child abuse is a pretty vague term, I would get more specific before I even attempted. Consider abandonment, hitting, sexual abuse of various types, etc. All have different causal and trigger factors. Even child labor is abuse, and it is different from all the others.
Thursday, September 18, 2008 at 1:24am by bobpursley

memo revised
Someone who is a doctor (of medicine or law or philosophy or whatever) is referred to as Dr. -- not DR nor Dr -- similar problems in here with MS "I am glad to know..." I think you mean "casual" not "causal." Believe me, they're very different words! "A variety of soft drinks ...
Friday, June 6, 2008 at 9:51pm by Writeacher

Sociology
While family pressure could be a variable affecting a child's ability to do well in an educational institution, it is not a clear, direct causal link. A child has the capability to have family pressure, and still not do well in school. A more likely reason for children of ...
Friday, October 14, 2011 at 2:32am by Nell

English
1. A causal analysis essay discusses: predictions of the future based on current circumstances and past behavior. the effects of a past event. why events happened. All of the above i'm confused between C and D 2. in persuasive argumentation essays, a writer should be cautious ...
Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 11:44am by amy

stats
Identify the direction and all possible interpretations of each of the following correlations. Be sure to identify each example as positive, negative, or zero (not correlated). Then give all possible causal interpretations for the results. Margaret notices that the temperature...
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 10:28pm by Anonymous

english
I wonder if a change in name would really be causal to a change in personality. There are so many variables that shape a person due to "nature and nurture". I suppose if you had been given a really awful name (instead of your beautiful one)- a name that kids in school would ...
Sunday, September 14, 2008 at 6:21pm by Anonymous

PSY/300
causal? or casual? http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1308135931
Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 6:59pm by Writeacher

English
Is the the diminished mental capacity defense? or the devil made him do it? or as Eve said, the serpent made me do it? or as Adam said, the woman made me do it? Or in this case, is the Oracle the one who caused it? I don't know how you can find three strong arguments, but I ...
Thursday, April 8, 2010 at 7:10pm by bobpursley

Statistics
To make causal inferences from observed differences between groups based on varied levels of treatment, it is necessary to...? A. Find significant differences between groups at at-least the .05 level B. Use T-test or ANOVA procedures to conduct the analysis C. Have random ...
Sunday, September 2, 2012 at 8:58pm by Pat

Religious
I assume you meant the soft determinism as in William James. Read this: http://www.informationphilosopher.com/freedom/determinism.html We call this "soft" causality. Events are caused by prior (uncaused) events, but not determined by events earlier in the causal chain, which ...
Friday, January 15, 2010 at 6:21pm by bobpursley

Statistics
1. D Chi Square distributions are positively skewed (skewed to the right). As the degrees of freedom increases, the Chi Square distribution will approach a normal symmetrical distribution. Smaller degrees of freedom will skew more to the right. 2. A Ho: The variables are ...
Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 8:14pm by MathGuru

English
I need help figuring out what strategy is used to begin a essay. Is it Development by example, process analysis, comparison and contrast, definition, classification or causal analysis? Last June, as I stood behind the bright orange guard door of the machine, listening to the ...
Tuesday, August 3, 2010 at 6:28pm by Keisha

English
1. In Gore Vidal’s article titled “Drugs,” the word “exhortation” means: A. language intended to incite and encourage. B. deportation. C. depression. D. a sad facial expression. is it A 2. The purpose of a causal analysis essay is to: A. apply successfully for a job. B. break ...
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 3:04pm by Amy

Causal Argument Paper
Both of your questions can be answered by "yes" or "no." This doesn't lead to writing a good argument. Try starting your question with "why" or "what if" and see what happens. http://www.uncp.edu/home/canada/work/markport/comp/comp2/fall2002/10causal.htm
Sunday, November 7, 2010 at 1:28am by Writeacher

CRT/205 critical thinking
I can't see how it could be a useful argument at any level. Even if you removed the species confounder it would reduce to "Withdrawal is a side-effect when going through the process using a blocker, THEREFORE there will be no withdrawal when not using the blocker." Huh? NO! ...
Tuesday, October 20, 2009 at 7:56pm by jim

Psychology 210
For this assignment, you will create a Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation. Your presentation must briefly summarize how psychological disorders are classified including the role of the DSM IV. Your presentation must have at least one slide for each of the major classes of ...
Tuesday, March 31, 2009 at 1:38pm by Candee

STATISTICS
Researchers asked questions in 1001 randomly selected adults in Russia. We found a statistically significant, strong positive correlation between income and the number of recycling bins filled their houses per week (r = 0,77). Choose the best interpretation of the result.   1...
Friday, September 6, 2013 at 6:19am by Marian

stats
Identify the direction and all possible interpretations of each of the following correlations. Be sure to identify each example as positive, negative, or zero (not correlated). Then give all possible causal interpretations for the results. Many students in Professor Handel’s ...
Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 1:43pm by Anonymous

Math
I think you mean causal, not casual. http://663studygroup.pbworks.com/w/page/1050514/Chap%2010%20Nonexperimental%20Research%3A%20Descriptive%20and%20Causal-Comparative%20Designs
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 10:13am by Ms. Sue

science
2. Assignment: Psychological Disorders’ Presentation For this assignment, you will create a Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation. Your presentation must briefly summarize how psychological disorders are classified including the role of the DSM IV. Your presentation must have at...
Monday, January 12, 2009 at 12:02pm by lilly

poetry
A man of such obvious and exemplary charm must be a liar - Brookner ONE SAYS: This is not a causal statement yet it is written so. "If it is raining, then there must be water" is a good use of the word must. Brookner should have chosen "likely" or "most probably." Witty ...
Monday, July 12, 2010 at 1:24am by reema

Psychology
I have expanded on my answer and would like to know if this is correct and if anything else should be added. Answer: Bias can distort self-perception and causal attribution. The fundamental attribution error describes the tendency by one person to over-value personality based ...
Friday, July 22, 2011 at 11:17am by Linda

stats
Identify the direction and all possible interpretations of each of the following correlations. Be sure to identify each example as positive, negative, or zero (not correlated). Then give all possible causal interpretations for the results. Many students in Professor Handel’s ...
Monday, April 29, 2013 at 9:31pm by Anonymous

Psychology
Bias can distort self-perception and causal attribution. The fundamental attribution error describes the tendency by one person to over-value personality based explanations for observed behaviors of another person, while at the same time under-valuing his or her specific ...
Friday, July 22, 2011 at 11:17am by PsyDAG

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Summarize the reasons that relationships are important during teen years. A: Relationships are important during teen years because developing relationships with others of the same age is part of forming your own identity? 2. Distinguish between a causal friendship and a ...
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 3:06pm by Anonymous

Psychology
You have to have statistical tests to be statistically significant. From your data in this post, there is no indication of statistical tests. I agree with MattsRiceBowl that you need to define your terms. What criteria are you using for discipline, adjustment and being ...
Thursday, October 11, 2007 at 2:53pm by PsyDAG

Science
For easy reference, I've listed the four steps of the scientific method below. Scientists need to observe and describe what they see. Then they need to come up with a hypothesis or reason that the phenomena exists. With this hypothesis, they then predict other similar ...
Monday, September 3, 2007 at 1:30pm by Ms. Sue

Psychology
Was that one word "causal" or "casual?" That would make a difference. Here is a search using "casual" http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&client=firefox-a&hs=c3W&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&ei=tB20S9bfDsL78AaZ6YVw&sa=X&oi=spell&resnum=0&ct=result&cd=1&ved=0CAcQBSgA&q=...
Wednesday, March 31, 2010 at 9:19pm by SraJMcGin

Art
Could you please check scientific English in this short dissertation? Thank you, Ms. Sue. 1) Conrad Waddington introduced the term epigenetics in the early 1940s. He defined epigenetics as ‘‘the branch of biology which studies the causal interactions between genes and their ...
Thursday, June 7, 2012 at 6:52pm by Mike

Statistics
An environmentalist do a study to investigate the effects of a specific herbicide in fish. Has 60 healthy fish and randomly distributes any fish or in the experimental group or the control group. The fish in the experimental group have higher indices enzymes. 1) Suppose that ...
Friday, July 19, 2013 at 6:44pm by Andrew

Psychology
Sorry I left out the four positions. The Four Positions Are: The first position is that traits literally exist in the central nervous system as what Gordon Allport (1961) called “neuropsychic structures.” These hypothesized patternings of psychophysiology—say, particular brain...
Friday, September 30, 2011 at 11:19am by Mike

Statistics
1. The Chi-square distribution, used in the Chi-square test of independence, varies in shape by degrees of freedom. What does the Chi-square distribution look like for 4 degrees of freedom. A) Unimodal and symmetric. B) Bimodal and symmetric. C) Unimodal and skewed to the left...
Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 8:14pm by War Eagle

memo revised
TO: Sarah Thomas: Executive Event Planner From: Kaliegh-Anne Peters, Medical Office Assistant DATE: May 14, 2008 SUBJECT: Departmental Training Seminar Thank you for your continued help with our hospital training program. From our prior conversation, I am confirming that DR ...
Friday, June 6, 2008 at 9:51pm by Kaleigh-Anne

Psychology
Nature of Traits: Interactionism: Observe a social gathering. Write a 200 to 300 word response to the following: What influence does culture have on personality? Do you see a person's reaction to something as separate from social experience or as a result social experience? ...
Friday, September 30, 2011 at 12:38pm by Mike

English writing a memo revised
This is my revised Memo please look at it and let me know what you think thanks for all of your help TO: Sarah Thomas Executive Event Planner From: Kaliegh-Anne Peters Medical Office Assistant DATE: May 14, 2008 SUBJECT: Departmental Training Seminar I would like to take the ...
Friday, June 6, 2008 at 9:33am by Kaleigh-Anne

English
Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 7:08am by Writeacher

Comparing Sexism with Racism Feminist writers Marylyn Cudd and Leslie Jones, suggest that comparing sexism with racism, can help indentify women’s oppression. “Sexism” a comparative analysis essay, contains that, racism, like sexism, is grounded in the assumption that people ...
Tuesday, February 12, 2008 at 1:33am by Christi

Type Sketch - Cynic
I have to do a type sketch of a cynic...but i really am running out of ideas...this is what I wrote so far but i need a couple more points. Any ideas please? ************************************* The cynic is a person who is skeptical of life. They are weary of the motives of ...
Friday, July 14, 2006 at 1:51am by Jonathan

Child development
Cross-Sectional Design Definition and Purpose Cross-sectional research designs have three distinctive features: no time dimension, a reliance on existing differences rather than change following intervention; and, groups are selected based on existing differences rather than ...
Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 11:23pm by Damon

English writing a memo revised
TO: Sarah Thomas<~~add comma Executive Event Planner From: Kaliegh-Anne Peters<~~add comma Medical Office Assistant DATE: May 14, 2008 SUBJECT: Departmental Training Seminar Thank you for your continued help with our hospital training program. As per<~~Get rid of "As ...
Friday, June 6, 2008 at 9:33am by Writeacher

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