Naïve Statistics : Intuitive Analysis of Variance

  title={Na{\"i}ve Statistics : Intuitive Analysis of Variance},
  author={David L. Trumpower and david. trumpower and Olga Fellus},
In the present study, we explored the ability of statistics-naïve students to perform an intuitive analysis of variance and compare their performance with that of more experienced statistics students. Participants were shown several sets of data that varied with respect to within group variability and/or between group variability. They were asked to rate the strength of evidence provided by each dataset in support of a hypothetical theory. Results indicate that statistics-naïve students are… CONTINUE READING