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# Problem Set 4: Research Scenario: A community psychologist is interested

in whether spending time in after-school programs is predictive of the number of arrests as a young adult in a high-risk neighborhood. After collecting records on 17 individuals over 8 years, she compiles the information listed in the table below. Does the time spent in after school programs predict the number of arrests after age 17?

Using this table, enter the data into a new SPSS data file. Use the appropriate test to analyze the question and the appropriate graph.

1. Paste SPSS output.
2. Results section based on your analysis including independent and dependent variables, confidence interval, effect size, 1 or 2 tailed and the p value.

Problem Set 5:

Research Scenario: An addictions counselor is compiling data on the main substance used by each of his 23 clients before treatment. Based on the admissions data he has, he divides the substances into three main categories: Alcohol, Opioids, and Cocaine/Crack Cocaine. He records the number of clients in each category based on their reports of which substance they primarily used before seeking treatment. The frequencies are listed in the table below. Is the number of clients spread equally across the three types of substances?

Using this table, enter the data into a new SPSS data file. Use the appropriate test to analyze the question and the appropriate graph.

Problem Set 5:

Research Scenario: An addictions counselor is compiling data on the main substance used by each of his 23 clients before treatment. Based on the admissions data he has, he divides the substances into three main categories: Alcohol, Opioids, and Cocaine/Crack Cocaine. He records the number of clients in each category based on their reports of which substance they primarily used before seeking treatment. The frequencies are listed in the table below. Is the number of clients spread equally across the three types of substances?

Using this table, enter the data into a new SPSS data file. Use the appropriate test to analyze the question and the appropriate graph.

1. Paste SPSS output.
2. Results section based on your analysis including independent and dependent variables, confidence interval, effect size, 1 or 2 tailed and the p value.

Statistics and Probability