1. Please describe quantitative research, mixed-methods research, evidence-based practice, and quality improvement and their differences.

2. Provide an example of how you can use either qualitative, quantitative, or mixed-methods research within your quality improvement or evidence-based practice MSN Capstone project.

3. What is the purpose of quantitative research?

4. How would you know if a study is a quantitative design?

5. List one type of quantitative research study and explain in detail the characteristics of it.