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alternative hypothesis

 atestable statement that states the expected result of the study, specifying the effect of the independent variable upon the dependentvariable, based on the researcher's knowledge from observations, related studies andprevious investigations.

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September 28th 2021

cross sectional study

a research design based on selecting representative groupswho vary on a particular characteristic; when thecharacteristic is age, this design provides a means ofmaking developmental comparisons.