What is an example of a quantitative research question?
Here are some quantitative question examples: How many text messages do you send a day? How frequently do you text while driving? How often do you send text messages while at work?
What makes a good quantitative research question?
Structurally, quantitative explanatory questions must contain an independent variable and dependent variable and they should ask about the relationship between these variables. The goal is to make the research question reflect what you really want to know in your study.
How do you develop a qualitative research question?
Use good qualitative wording for these questions.
- Begin with words such as “how” or “what”
- Tell the reader what you are attempting to “discover,” “generate,” “explore,” “identify,” or “describe”
- Ask “what happened?”
- Ask “what was the meaning to people of what happened?”
- Ask “what happened over time?”
What are the 3 common types of quantitative research questions?
With that in mind there are three common types of quantitative research questions:
- Descriptive research questions.
- Comparative research questions.
- Relationship-based research questions.
What makes a good qualitative research question?
The key qualities of a good qualitative research question are: Being able to discover problems and opportunities from respondents Open-ended in nature Easy to understand and digest with no need for clarification
What are the weaknesses of quantitative research?
A quantitative approach may have weaknesses with respect to external validity. The rigidity of control and the artificiality of the research environment— normally the laboratory—pose threats to external validity. Irrelevance, triviality and a weak record regarding external validity are evident in much quantitative research in cognitive psychology.
Is it must for quantitative study to have hypotheses?
No, it is not a must to have hypotheses in all quantitative research. Descriptive studies dont need hypotheses. however, RCT and experimental studies, require having hypothesies, and when you want…
What are examples of quantitative studies?
Quantitative research methods were originally developed in the natural sciences to study natural phenomena. Examples of quantitative methods now well accepted in the social sciences include survey methods, laboratory experiments, formal methods (e.g. econometrics) and numerical methods such as mathematical modeling.