- January 14, 2016
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- Category: Academic Writing Guide
USE OF STATISTIC
Statistic is the most widely used branch of mathematics in quantitative research outside of the physical science, and also finds application within the physical science such as in statistical mechanic statistical method are used extensively within field such as economic social sciences and biology. Quantitative research using statistical method, start with the collection of data based on the hypothesis or theory usually a big sample of data is collected this would require verification, validation and recording before the analysis can take place
The objective of quantitative research is to develop and employ mathematical model theories and for hypotheses pertaining to phenomena the process of measurement is central to quantitative research because it provide the fundamental connection between empirical observation and mathematical expression of quantitative relationship.