Hypotheses can also be stated as research hypotheses (as wehave considered them so far) or as statistical hypotheses.
The statistical hypotheses consist of the null hypothesis (H
),the hypothesis of no difference and the alternative hypothesis(H
) which is similar in form to the research hypothesis.
Research hypothesesSignificance of the problem
The research should be defined and pointingout its core nature and its importance. The issue related to the problem mayalso be confirmed. This statement gives direction to the research process
Scope of the study :
A complete study of any problem is well
near non-manageable would involve an vast mountain of data therefore the scope anddimension of the study should be encircled with reference to the tropicalscope ( Like breadth and depth, geographical area, period etc.) the purposeof this limit is to make study manageable in the terms of the researcher’saim, interest etc.
Data collection :