What are the components of mixed methods research?
What are the main characteristics of quantitative qualitative and mixed research?
If the researcher uses numbers, they are using a quantitative measure; if they use a descriptive style, it is qualitative measure; and if they are somewhere in between, it is a mixed method.
What are three strengths of mixed methods research?
What are the four types of mixed method designs?
What are the benefits of mixed methods research?
Combining the two types of data means you benefit from both the detailed, contextualized insights of qualitative data and the generalizable, externally valid insights of quantitative data. The strengths of one type of data often mitigate the weaknesses of the other.