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Religion Women vs Men Many times we wonder what is the relationship between two or three different variables We use an independent variable which is the variable that is hypothesized to cause or lead to variation in another variable in cross sectional designs The variable on which the independent variable has an effect is called the dependent variable I chose to use Gender as my independent variable and different aspects of religion as my dependent variable I wanted to see if women have more confidence than men in the church the clergy and the people with whom they worship I also wanted to see if women attended church more often than men and if they were more active in the church opposed to men I used cross tabs to show which gender was more apt to trust these variables and which gender attended church more and participated more in church activities My first hypothesis is that women have more confidence in the church than men because they accept more on faith My second hypothesis is that women have more confidence in the clergy than men because they are more submissive to authority My third hypothesis is that women trust people at their place of worship more than men because the people with whom they worship with are similar to them My fourth hypothesis is that women attend church more than men because they have more time And my fifth hypothesis is that women participate in activities involving the church more than men because women are more social My first hypothesis is that women have more confidence in the church than men because they accept more on faith It is through the teachings of the church that women have faith in the respect of a higher being who is in control of their lives Women feel that this higher being guides them in the choices they make regarding their livelihood profession over stay at home rearing their children and everyday decisions By achieving their goals they feel connected to a higher being and connected to the church This gives them their



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