Table 1.Age of Respondents
Table 2.Gender of Respondents
Table 3.Responses of the Respondents if they use “Facebook”
Table 4.Reasons why the respondents are using “Facebook”
Table 5.Reasons why the respondents are not using “Facebook”
Table 6.Frequency of using “Facebook”
Table 7.Response of the respondents, if they prioritize using Facebook than making assignments Table 8. Reasons of the respondents why they prioritize making assignments than using Facebook Table 9. Reasons why the respondents prioritize using Facebook than making their assignments.
Table 10.Hours spent by the respondents in using “Facebook” Table 11.Responses of the respondents if “Facebook” helps them on their studies Table 12.The reasons of the respondents on how Facebook helps them on their studies Table 13. Response of the respondents about the effects of “Facebook” in their studies Table 14.Response of the respondents if using Facebook and playing games accidentally comes to their mind when they are studying Table 15.Response about the time they spend in using Facebook, if it last until morning
Table 16.Reasons that leads the respondents to use Facebook
Table 17. Rating of the features of Facebook
The curiosity about the effects of “Facebook among students, how does “Facebook” attract people, especially students and teens, and how they became addicted to it and how Facebook can be helpful or a destruction to the studies of the students are the main concerns of this study. This research shows how Facebook helps its user, especially to the young, teenagers, and students or how it can be the reason for them to fail on their studies.
Facebook can be of such a hindrance or help on the studies of young, teenagers and especially to students. Facebook can be useful as a source for studying of the young, teenagers, and most especially students but it can also be a hindrance when not used properly by the students. A. Background of the study
These days, well over ninety percent of youth over the age of fourteen and many younger still have Facebook account. In fact the number of hours the average individual spends in using this social networking tool is quite alarming. And because of this, the group is motivated to conduct this study on the effects of Facebook to the studies of Second Year High School students. B. Objectives of the Study
This study aims to determine the effects of Facebook on the studies of Second Year High School Students of San Pablo Colleges, Academic Year 2011-2012.
*To determine the effects of Facebook on the studies of the students Specific Objective
*To determine whether Facebook can be helpful or a destruction to the studies of the students C. Significance of the Study
The group conducted this study to determine the effects of Facebook to the studies of Second Year High School Students of San Pablo Colleges. With the study result, it may help the researchers to understand the effects of Facebook on the studies. The researchers also believe that this study can be helpful to those who plan on having a study about Facebook in the future. D. Scope and Limitations of the study
The respondents are the Second Year High School Students of San Pablo Colleges. The researchers limit that the respondents will come from the said school.
II. REVIEW OF RELATED LITERATURE
The researchers’ curiosity about the effects of Facebook among students, leads us to choose that certain problem, how does “Facebook” attract people, especially students and teens; and how they became addicted to it.
Students who spend much of their time online proved that they found it difficult to resist logging in on this so-called “Facebook” and in concentrating in the participation inside the classroom which leads to failing grades because of not understanding what is taught. Not a few teacher who seemed to be not fond of this malevolent effect, were disappointed on seeing students...