saq_dataset

SAQ.csv - fictional statistics anxiety questionnaire from Andy Field's textbook resources

saq <- read.csv("http://commres.net/wiki/_media/r/saq.csv", header = T)

Variable | Position | Label |
---|---|---|

stat_cry | 1 | Statiscs makes me cry |

afraid_spss | 2 | My friends will think I'm stupid for not being able to cope with SPSS |

sd_excite | 3 | Standard deviations excite me |

nmare_pearson | 4 | I dream that Pearson is attacking me with correlation coefficients |

du_stat | 5 | I don't understand statistics |

lexp_comp | 6 | I have little experience of computers |

comp_hate | 7 | All computers hate me |

good_math | 8 | I have never been good at mathematics |

frs_better_stat | 9 | My friends are better at statistics than me |

com_for_games | 10 | Computers are useful only for playing games |

bad_math | 11 | I did badly at mathematics at school |

spss_no_help | 12 | People try to tell you that SPSS makes statistics easier to understand but it doesn't |

damaging_comp | 13 | I worry that I will cause irreparable damage because of my incompetenece with computers |

comp_alive | 14 | Computers have minds of their own and deliberately go wrong whenever I use them |

comp_getme | 15 | Computers are out to get me |

weep_ct | 16 | I weep openly at the mention of central tendency |

slip_coma | 17 | I slip into a coma whenever I see an equation |

spss_crash | 18 | SPSS always crashes when I try to use it |

eb_looks | 19 | Everybody looks at me when I use SPSS |

no_sleep_ev | 20 | I can't sleep for thoughts of eigen vectors |

nm_normdist | 21 | I wake up under my duvet thinking that I am trapped under a normal distribtion |

frs_better_spss | 22 | My friends are better at SPSS than I am |

stat_nerd | 23 | If I'm good at statistics my friends will think I'm a nerd |

saq_dataset.txt · Last modified: 2019/11/20 10:27 by hkimscil