Identify and state the hypothesis of the paper
Summarize the METHODS used to test the hypothesis
Pick ONE figure in the paper to analyze
Summarize the main point of the figure
How does it support or refute the hypothesis
Identify the sample size. Do you think it is an appropriate sample size?
Discuss their use of error bars, Standard Deviation/Standard Error of the Mean. How convincing is their data based on the error
Discuss their use of statistics. What kind of p-values do they show? How “significant” are the differences they are showing.
Give the conclusion(s) of the paper, explain whether you are convinced that their data supports or disproves their hypothesis and why
This is the paper