f value

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    F (18, 95) = 6.009, p < 0.0005

    I was looking into a research paper, and this F value was provided when using a regression model. I do not understand, what is the need to discuss F value in a paper? It is just an intermediary value. Or, does it really help in understanding some fact other than observed from...
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    Need help (ANOVA & ANCOVA)

    I'm writing my dissertation and I used ANOVA and ANCOVA. After a lot of trouble, I'm finally writing the results. But I don't know how to put the values. Someone told me I should write "(ANOVA; F(x,y)= Fvalue, p= pvalue)". But what should I write instead of x and y? I thought x was degrees of...