Ap Statistics Report: What Music Does to Memory

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What Music Does to Memory...
By: Denellea McIntosh and Nichole Pierce
AP Statistics Period 1
Purpose
Music, one of the many factors that enhance our lives, has been a widely ranged field. From Classical music to Hip Hop, there are listeners of all ages, each having their own preference of music. Through research, it has been discovered that memory can be affected by many different factors, including music. Music has been found to stimulate parts of the brain, alleviating stress and depression. Additional research also shows that music, especially Classical, enhances the storage and recall of memory. Therefore we decided to test the effect of music on memory to evaluate the changes and differences.
Design
Population Inference: B.A.
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1. Forbearance: tolerance and self-control, patience
2. Impromptu: without preparation
3. Mawkish: excessively and objectionably sentiment
4. Mollify: to soften, make gentle
5. Onus: something that is heavy or burdensome
6. Presentiment: a vague sense of approaching misfortune
7. Profligate: given over to dissipation and self-indulgence
8. Remit: to send or hand in
9. Requisite: needed, necessary
10. Sartorial: of or pertaining to a tailor or his work
The Test
You have 5 minutes to complete this test. Match the appropriate definition to the vocabulary.
__forbearance a. a vague sense of approaching misfortune
__impromptu b. given over to dissipation and self-indulgence
__mawkish c. excessively and objectionably sentiment
__mollify d. needed, necessary
__onus e. something that is heavy or burdensome
__presentiment f. of or pertaining to a tailor or his work
__profligate g. to soften, make gentle
__remit h. to send or hand in
__requisite i. tolerance and self-control, patience
__sartorial j. without preparation
Data
Anonymous Teacher 1 Per 3 Class, Test Type: With Music Number of answers correct | Number of Students receiving the score | Number of answers correct | Number of students receiving the score | 1/10 | | 6/10 | 2 | 2/10 | | 7/10 | 4 | 3/10 | 2 | 8/10 | 5 | 4/10 | | 9/10 | | 5/10 | | 10/10 | 14 |

Anonymous Teacher 2 Per

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