In each of the four examples listed below, one of the given variables is independent (x) and one of the given variables is dependent (y). Indicate in each case which variable is independent and which variable is dependent.
I. Rainfall; Crop yield
II. Taxi fare; Length of ride
III. Alcohol consumption; Blood alcohol level
IV. Average annual snowfall; Geographic location
I. Dependent variable; Independent variable
II. Independent variable; Independent variable
III. Independent variable; Dependent variable
IV. Dependent variable; Dependent variable
Please let me know if its correct?
Stats - PsyDAG, Thursday, October 20, 2011 at 1:59am
1. Are you saying crop yield causes rainfall?
2. Both cannot be independent variables. It would help if you proofread your questions before you posted them.
3, 4. Right.