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POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES

Chapter IV
Sub problem 1: What is the main reason of IT students to enter gambling through the use of computer games? Reasons| Male(n= 58)| %| Female(n=42)| %| Totaln=100| %| Rank| Lack of Money| 15| 26%| 13| 31%| 28| 28%| 8|

To forget love problems| 14| 24%| 10| 24%| 24| 24%| 10| For Enjoyment| 43| 74%| 33| 79%| 76| 76%| 2|
To earn extra income| 14| 24%| 9| 21%| 23| 23%| 11| Addiction in Playing| 33| 57%| 25| 60%| 58| 58%| 3| Lack of love from family| 1| .98%| 7| 17%| 8| 8%| 12| Peer Pressure| 23| 40%| 14| 33%| 37| 37%| 7|

Past Time| 49| 85%| 38| 90%| 87| 87%| 1|
To avoid boredom| 29| 50%| 14| 33%| 43| 43%| 5|
To Socialize & meet new friends| 16| 28%| 11| 26%| 27| 27%| 9| Hobby| 28| 48%| 23| 55%| 51| 51%| 4|
Stress Reliever| 23| 40%| 16| 38%| 39| 39%| 6|

Out of 42 female respondents, majority of them says that they are playing computer games and entering gambling for past time and the least reason that they have chosen is also the same as the male respondents answered, lack of love from family maybe because it’s not a big deal for them to handle family issues.

POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES

Rank 1= Past Time Rank 10= To Forget Love Problems
Rank 2= Enjoyment Rank 11= to earn extra income
Rank 3= Addiction in Playing Rank 12= Lack of love from Family
Rank 4= Hobby
Rank 5= to avoid Boredom
Rank 6= Stress Reliever
Rank 7= Peer Pressure
Rank 8= Lack of Money
Rank 9= To Socialize

SUMMARY OF FINDINGS

The purpose of this study is to know the reasons of the I.T Students why their used to gamble using computer games. We conducted a survey to know their reasons. We gathered some information to our classmates who used to gamble using computer games. The questionnaire was spread in all I.T Students of Institute Technology. We made 100 copies of questionnaire for us to evaluate their own reasons. We also gave them 15 questions to choose 5 main of their reasons to enter this kind of gamble.

BIBLIOGRAPHY

http://www.thedti.gov.za/news2011/Appendix.pdf
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Gambling_Impact_Study_Commission_Act

POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES

Polytechnic University of the Philippines
Institute of Technology
Sta. Mesa Manila

Dear IT Students:

This survey was conducted to determine the Reason of IT students to enter the gambling through the use of Computer Games.

Truly yours,

Students of ICMT

Name: __________________________________ Course:______________________ School: _______________________________________________________________________

Topic: Reasons of the IT Students to enter gambling through the use of Computer Games. Directions:
Choose 5 specific problems why IT Students enter gambling through the use of computer games.

( ) Because Lack of Money
( ) To forget Love Problems
( ) For Enjoyment
( ) To earn extra income
( ) Addiction in Playing
( ) Lack of love from Family
( ) Peer Pressure
( ) Past Time
( ) To avoid boredom
( ) To Socialize & meet new friends
( ) Hobby
( ) Stress Reliever

Hypothesis
There are differences on the respondents of the I.T Students in Institute of Technology between their answers in the survey that we provided. In reasons of the I.T Students to enter gambling through the use of the computer games (Lack of Money), (To forget love problems), (For Enjoyment) (To earn extra income), (Addiction in playing), (Lack of love from family), (Peer Pressure) (Past time), (To avoid boredom), (To Socialize and meet new friends), (Hobby) and (Stress Reliever).

Scope and Limitation of the student
This study covered the reasons of the I.T Students to...
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