MNG03048 Quantitative Research Methods
Value: 30% (marked out of 30)
Answer the questions below.
Please ensure that your assignment is submitted as a single document and the answers are displayed in a logical format. The word limit for each question is 400. Ensure you reference your work.
The word limit for each question is 400.
Question 1 (3 marks)
Define the business research and describe its task.
Question 2 (3 marks)
How have technology and internationalization affected business research?
Question 3 (4 marks)
Define knowledge management. What is its purpose within an organization?
Question 4 (4 marks)
What makes a decision support system successful?
Question 5 (4 marks)
What does the statement “There is nothing so practical as a good theory” mean? Do you agree or disagree with this statement? Explain why.
Question 6 (4 marks)
What is meant by the sampling terms “population” and “sample”? Why are they important in business research?
Question 7 (4 marks)
Why is “defining research objectives” of the research process probably the most important stage?
Question 8 (4 marks)
What are the differences between descriptive and inferential statistics?