• April 9th, 2016

Exploring the association between the dark triad of personality traits, mental toughness and IQ.

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Please analyse data and provide both SPSS out put, data tables and written results analysis.

The objective of this study is to identify and understand the degree to which individual differences in mental toughness link to individual differences in cognitive abilities (specifically General cognitive ability (IQ) in addition to examining the potential influence of the dark triad of personality on these variables. The following hypothesis will be tested: The relationship between MT and IQ as a cognitive ability interposed by the personality traits of the dark triad. (The dark triad consists of measures of psychopathy, machiavellianism and narcism) The design for this research is a correlational one. A multiple linear regression will need to be implemented on the data set in order to understand the degree to which individual differences in mental toughness and individual differences in Machiavellianism, narcissism and psychopathy relate to individual differences cognitive performance.

Provided is the full data set from which you will have to extrapolate the relevant data. The data for mental toughness is the 48-item Mental Toughness Questionnaire (MTQ), for IQ please use the Ravens’ Standard Progressive Matrices (SPM) and for the dark triad data use the Short Dark Triad questionnaire (SD3). Please provide a syntax of the data analysis. Please include sociodemographic data (gender and age) gathered and implement as a covariate in the regression analysis.

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