o Answer each question in essay form. Center and bold each question
o Total of 825 words minimum (not including questions, title page, and ref. page
o Times New Roman. 12 font. APA. Min of 1 Sources.
o See PowerPoints attached for help. *Note: Powerpoints have additional notes at the bottom of a few slides.

o Helpful sources:
Oermann, M. & Gaberson, K. (2017) Evaluation & Testing in Nursing Education (5th ed.) New York: Springer Publishing Co.


1. What are 2 advantages and 2 disadvantages of administering questionnaires?
2. What is the difference between a Likert scale and a semantic differential scale? Give an example of each type of scale.
3. What is the Delphi technique and when is it appropriate to use? Explain how survey rounds are used with this technique.
4. What is the Q methodology and when is it appropriate to use? Explain the purpose of sorting the set of items into piles.
5. What is the difference between a visual analogue scale (VAS) and a magnitude estimation scale (MES)? Give an example of each type of scale
6. What level of data is produced (nominal, ordinal, interval, or ratio) when the two scales (above in b) are used?
7. What are three (3) types of non-response that have been identified for questionnaires?
8. What do you think is an acceptable questionnaire return or response rate, in terms of percentages. Include a rationale for your answer.
9. What are five (5) ways to increase the return rate for a mailed questionnaire?
10. What are two (2) ways to follow up in order to maximize return rates for a mailed questionnaire?