# statistics/correlation relations

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statistics
Given the following scatter diagram , the sample correlation coefficient r: Has a positive linear correlation Has a negative linear correlation. Has little or no correlation. Looks close to + 1.00

Statistics
Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...

statistics
Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...

statistics
Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...

Statistics
Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...

Statistics
Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...

Statistics
Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...

Statistics
Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...

Statistics
How would you interpret the findings of a correlation study that reported a linear correlation coefficient of +0.3?

Statistics
How would you interpret the findings of a correlation study that reported a linear correlation coefficient of − 1.34?

Statistics
For the following set of scores: X Y 6 4 3 1 5 0 6 7 4 2 6 4 a) Compute the Pearson correlation. b) Add 2 points to each X value and compute the correlation for the modified scores. How does adding a constant to every score affect the value of the correlation? c)Multiply each ...

Statistics
How would you interpret the findings of a correlation study that reported a linear correlation of +0.3? I believe they have nothing in common because they are close to one. Please advise

Algebra
2. Find the value of x^3 +2x^2 -3 when x =3 Answer-42 12. What type of correlation would you expect between the number of minutes a candle burns and the height of the candle? a. no correlation b. positive correlation c. negative correlation d. equal correlation Answer-c 13. ...

Correlations
Which type of correlation would you expect to see between the distance traveled and the time it takes to travel that distance? A. positive correlation B. negative correlation C. no correlation idk why this question is confusing me, but it is

algebra
Which type of correlation would you expect to see between the distance traveled and the time it takes to travel that distance? A. positive correlation B. negative correlation C. no correlation idk why this question is confusing me, but it is

statistics
calculate both the pearson and spearman correlation coefficient for the data below. state whether ther are significant? writ a brief statement to explain the results generated by each correlation. self-esteem 10.00, 9.00,8.00,7.00,7.00,6.00,6.00,6.00,4.0,4.00. grades 83.00,97....

statistics
Tasha examined the correlation between the weight and fuel economy of the 20 top-selling cars. She observed that the coefficient of determination was 62.3%. For this data, the value of the correlation coefficient, r, is __________.

statistics in psychology
11. Make up a scatter diagram with 10 dots for each of the following situations: (a) perfect positive linear correlation, (b) large but not perfect positive linear correlation, (c) small positive linear correlation, (d) large but not perfect negative linear correlation, (e) no...

statistics
A professor is interested in knowing the correlation, if any, of students’ scores on the first and second exams given in his class. Test 1 Test 2 92 86 90 87 89 85 82 90 88 79 92 90 100 92 91 84 Is there a significant correlation? Explain its statistical significance, if any.

Psychology Statistics
2 For a sample of n = 20 individuals, how large a Pearson correlation is necessary to be statistically significant for a two-tailed test with  = .05? 3 The Pearson correlation is calculated for a sample of n = 25 individuals. What value of df should be used to ...

Economics
Please correct if I have stated the right correlation to the following relationships: a) volume of auto traffic and auto accident rate -> 0 correlation b) pesticide and crop yield -> negative correlation c) consumption and GDP -> positive correlation

math
I need a definition for this constant rate of change when graphing in mathematics and for Positive and Negative correlation and also what the pattern is in this a) 1000, 100, 10, 1 I'll give you a definition for positive and negative correlation. Correlation is a linear ...

statistics
how do I find the correlation coefficient r? Jesse put the heartbeat and lifespan data into a statistical software program and found the coefficient of determination is 0.45. The value of the correlation coefficient is __________.

statistics
A government researcher wants to conduct a study to determine if there is a correlation between social security numbers and income. He collects the paired data from a random sample of 100 people. Should the methods of this chapter be used with the linear correlation ...

Statistics
1.What is the p value (“significance level”)? What does this p value mean? 2.How does the n (sample size) of this sample affect the r and p values? 3.Is there a relationship between assertiveness and whether one holds anger “in”? Descriptive Statistics Mean Std. ...

Statistics!!!
b. The correlation between the number correct on a math test and the time it takes to complete the test is -.45. Test whether this correlation is significant for 80 children at the .05 level of significance. Choose either a one-or two-tailed test and justify your choice.

Math-Algebra II
How would you interpret the findings of a correlation study that reported a linear correlation coefficient of − 1.34? The only thing I know is that it represents a negative correlation. Please shed any light you can.

college statistics
if the correlation co-efficient is o.32 what is the sign of the slope regression line as the correlation co efficient decreases from 0.78 to 0.71 do the oints of the scatter plot move toward the regression line or away from it

statistics
If the correlation coefficient is -0.54, what is the sign of the slope of the regression line? - As the correlation coefficient decreases from 0.86 to 0.81, do the points of the scatter plot move toward the regression line, or away from it

Statistics
c) There is a correlation between students’ levels of anxiety and the number of days they are absent from school (r = 0.53, p = 0.31). Interpret if this result was statistically significant and explain why or why not. My answer is this: The analysis gives us a correlation ...

Statistics
foofy computes the correlation between an individual's physical strength and his or her college grade poing average. Using a computer, the correlation for a sample of 2000 people is r(1998)=+.08, p=<.0001. she claims this is a useful tool for predicting which college ...

math
interpret an r value of -0.82. a)strong negative correlation B)weak negative correlation C)strong positive correlation D)no correlation

statistics
For problems 12 to 14, do the following: (a) Make a scatter diagram of the scores; (b) describe in words the general pattern of correlation, if any; (c) figure the correlation coefficient; (d) figure whether the correlation is statistically significant (use the .05 ...

statistics
For problems 12 to 14, do the following: (a) Make a scatter diagram of the scores; (b) describe in words the general pattern of correlation, if any; (c) figure the correlation coefficient; (d) figure whether the correlation is statistically significant (use the .05 ...

Statistics
Why do we need to distinguish between strong and weak correlation of data sets using best-fit lines? When a correlation has been established between the two data sets, how is it linked to causality? Please provide examples to support your answer.

Statistics in Psychology
A researcher finds that the correlation between variable A and variable B is r= 5 1.20. She also finds that the correlation between variable C and variable B is r= 5 2.40. Which relationship is scientifically more useful and by how much?

math
Construct a scatter plot for the given data. Determine whether there is a positive linear correlation, negative linear correlation, or no linear correlation.

social studies
Although the Chesapeake and New England colonies differed in many ways, relations with Native Americans followed a similar course in both regions. Why? What were the biggest factors in relations between the two sides? Did relations change over time and why?

statistics
A researcher finds that the correlation between variable A and variable B is r = +.20. She also finds that the correlation between variable C and variable B is r = -.40. Which relationship is scientifically more useful and by how much?

Statistics
A researcher finds that the correlation between variable A and variable B is r = 1.20. She also finds that the correlation between variable C and variable B is r = 2.40. Which relationship is scientifically more useful and by how much?

statistics
The data below are the final exam scores of 10 randomly selected statistics students and the number of hours they studied for the exam. Calculate the correlation coefficient r.

Math
Jade counted the number of the students on each sports time at her school and the number of wins the team had last season. If she displays her data on a scatter plot, what type of relationship will she most likely see between the number of students on a team and the number of ...

statistics
Do you think there is a correlation between CEO salaries and the degree of success of a company? If you were to take a sample of companies with comparable size, market capitalization, and product category, and plot CEO salaries against the net profit of their respective ...

Statistics
In a study on caffeine and stress, college students indicated how many cups of coffee they drink per day and their current stress level on a scale of 1 to 10. The table shows the survey results. Using a web-calculator, obtain the appropriate correlation coefficients. Number of...

Math (Stats)
In order to predict y-values using the equation of a regression line, what must be true about the correlation coefficient of the variables? A. The correlation between variables must be an x-value of a point on the graph. B. The correlation between variables must be significant...

statistics
Research reports a correlation of +0.8 between math achievement and math aptitude it also reports a correlation of -0.8 between math achievement and a math anxiety. Which interpretations is most c?orrect

Statistics
Calculate according Permutation and Correlation: 8 8 7 6 8 7 6 5 P P P P C C C C 3 4 6 1 3 5 2 0

statistics
find the value for the correlation coefficient r. x 5 1 4 2 3 y 5 10 12 4 8

statistics
What does it mean when we say, "Correlation is not a causality?"

Statistics
The value of the correlation coefficient can be between 0 and 1.

statistics
The value of the correlation coeficient can be between 0 and 1.

statistics
Select the best interpretation of the correlation coefficient r = 0.

Statistics
Select the best interpretation of the correlation coefficient r = -.87

Statistics
If the correlation coefficient is 0.790, what is the explained variation? A. 37.6% B. 62.4% C. 79% D. 21%

statistics
. A professor is interested in knowing the correlation, if any, of students’ scores on the first and second exams given in his class. Test 1 Test 2 92 86 90 87 89 85 82 90 88 79 92 90 100 92 91 84 Is there a significant correlation? Explain its statistical significance, if ...

Statistics
The value of the correlation coefficient can be between 0 and 1.True or false?

statistics
Does a correlation ever prove causation? (For any subject/field?)

statistics/psych
Find TWO media examples of two types of correlations (explained below). You will have to do some research to find these. Next: (1) Find one media example (don�t make up your own) of a correlation that could be argued to be spurious (third variable). Explain your media ...

STATISTICS
A) If a regression experiment has correlation coefficient r= 0.75, what precent of total variation is explained by the regression? B) if 85% of total variation is explained by the regression, and there is an inverse relationship between y and x, then what is the correlation ...

Math Statistics
True or false? The value of the correlation coefficient can be between 0 and 1.

Statistics
Calculate the Pearson product-moment correlation for the data below. X 3 4 2 1 Y 5 5 3 4

statistics
A correlation of 0 always means there is no relationship between x and y true or false?

STATISTICS
Which of the following correlation coefficients is higher? a. -0.68 b. 0.60 c. 0.68 d. a and c e. None of the above a and c right?

. Let A = {1,2,3,4}. Prove the statements (a) and (b). You must describe the relations on A as a subset of AxA and also draw their arrow diagrams. (a) There exists a relation R on A so that R is refexive, symmetric but not transitive. (b) There exists a relation S on A so that...

Let A = {1,2,3,4}. Prove the statements (a) and (b). You must describe the relations on A as a subset of AxA and also draw their arrow diagrams. (a) There exists a relation R on A so that R is refexive, symmetric but not transitive. (b) There exists a relation S on A so that S...

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The table below shows the age of some participants in a quiz competition and the number of questions they could answer correctly: Age (years) (x) 15 21 17 22 16 19 18 Number of questions they could answer (y) 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 What is the correlation coefficient for the ...

Statistics
Using a scatter diagram with x(age in weeks) of calves and y (weight in kg) and the info is as follows Week 1 /42kgs Week 3 /50 kgs Week 10/75 kgs Week 16/100kgs Week 26/150kgs week 36/200kgs would you estimate the linear correlation coefficient R to be positive , close to ...

Statistics
13.19 (a) Generate a correlation matrix for your predictors. Round the results to three decimal places. (b) Based on the correlation matrix, is collinearity a problem? What rules of thumb (if any) are you using? Correlation Matrix F O E A F Floor 1.000 Offices .823 1.000 ...

statistics
One of nature's patterns connects the percent of adult birds in a colony that return from the previous year and the number of new adults that join the colony. Following are data for 13 colonies of sparrowhawks: Percent return 73 61 79 54 75 62 53 46 57 50 62 45 35 New adults 4...

STATISTICS
True or False? A researcher is interested in studying whether there is a correlation of IQ with health. For this purpose he selected a sample of 261 people and asked them to complete two questionnaires: one for IQ and one for health. After evaluating the questionnaires each ...

human relations
A major obstacle to developing good human relations skills is that A.human relations aren't rewarding. B. Few persons have common interests. C. Common interests wont help to keep a conversation going. D.people fear taking risks.

statistic
Explain the concept of correlation and how to interpret correlation coefficients of 0.3,0, and -0.95

Statistics
Make a scatter diagram with 10 dots showing a perfect positive linear correlation

Math-Statistics
draw scatterplots one for which the pearson correlation coefficient is r=-1 and r=1 Stuck on how to get started

Finance
Use the following information to calculate the covariance of asset A with an equally weighted portfolio of assets B and C. Asset Standard Deviation A 20% B 30% C 40% The correlation coefficient between A and B is 0.6. The correlation coefficient between A and C is 0.5. The ...

social psy
) Researcher wants to look at the correlation between class attendance and grade in class (higher numbers indicating a higher grade). The researcher found the following result r = .82. The correlation coefficient tells researchers two pieces of information, the strength of the...

Stats
The linear correlation coefficient is a numerical value that ranges from -1.00 to +1.00. Describe in a sentence or two the meaning of each of these correlation coefficients: a) -1.00 b) +1.00

Statistics
A student wonders if tall women tend to date taller men than do short women. She measures herself, her dormitory roommate, and the women in the adjoining rooms; then she measures the next man each woman dates. Here are the data (heights in inches): Men (x) 67 62.1 66.9 63.3 72...

Statistics
5. For the data presented below, answer the questions that follow. Score on political Score on current Individual awareness test events test 1 24 23 2 16 12 3 11 11 4 9 6 5 8 13 6 14 11 7 17 16 8 19 16 9 21 21 10 25 25 11 18 11 12 13 13 13 11 14 14 6 10 15 9 10 16 12 7 a. ...

statistics
Construct a scatterplot. b. Draw a regression line through the data point that “fits” the data points reasonably well. c. Enclose the data points with a ellipse. d. Estimate the direction of the correlation. e. Estimate the strength of the correlation coefficient. 5. For ...

Statistics
Suppose a study found a correlation coefficient r = -0.61 between the gender of a worker and their income. What can you conclude?

Statistics
True or False: If the value of the correlation, r, is zero then there is no association between the two quantative variables.

statistics
For certain x and y series which are correlated, the two lines of regression are 5x-6y+9=0 , 15x-8y+130=0. The correlation coefficient is :

STAT
Calculate SP (the sum of products of deviations) for the following scores. Note: Both means are decimal values, so the computational formula works well. X Y 0 2 0 1 1 0 2 1 1 2 0 3 Assume a two-tailed test with  .05. (Note: The table does not list all the possible df values...

statistic
what type of correlation would you expect to exist between people's height and their shoe size? My answer is a positive correlation.

statistics
Please Help! My book and instructor are no help. Please help me understand why I need to make a scatter diagram, when dealing with bivariate data, and how to find SS(x), SS(y), SS(xy), and r. I have all the formulas, but don't understand. Thanks! I don't know that the diagram ...

Statistics
A quiz consists of 10 multiple choice questions. Each question is marked either “right” or “wrong.” Each right answer gets 5 points, and 1 point is taken off for each wrong answer. The correlation between the number of right answers and the number of wrong answers is...

Bus
Please help! Which is not a component of basic public relations practice? counseling employee relations fund-raising networking

statistics
I am trying to figure out how the answer of 0.989 came from the following equation of correlation. 7(-5)-(25)(13) _______________________ /7(127)-(25)*/x/7(71)-(13)*

american history
Was it Ivy Lee or Henry Ford that pioneered the field of corporate public relations? Ive read that Ivy is considered one of the founding fathers of the public relations but then I also read that Henry was the first major industrialist to use the public relations concepts!

statistics
What particular measure of correlation would be most appropriate for use with two variables measured at an ordinal level?

STOR
Each of the following statements contain a blunder. Explain in each case what is wrong. a) There is a high correlation between the age of American workers and their occupation. b) we found a high correlation (r=1.19) between students rating of faculty teaching and ratings made...

Statistics
The linear correlation coefficient, r, is a numerical measure of the strength of the relationship between two variables representing quantitative data.

A sample of eight observations of variables x and y is shown below: x 5 3 7 9 2 4 6 8 y 20 23 15 11 27 21 17 14 Find the value of coefficient of correlation, r. a) - 0.991 b)0.872 c)- 0.512 d)0.942

Statistics!!!
c. The correlation between number of friends and grade point average (GPA) for 50 adolescents is .37. Is this significant at the .05 level for a two-tailed test?

Mental Health
If the correlation between one’s interest in statistics and being a “fun date” was –0.70, it would mean that: a. The higher someone’s interest was in statistics, the more likely it would be that he or she is a fun date b. The higher someone’s interest was in ...

Discrete Math
Which of these relations on {0, 1, 2, 3} are equivalence relations? Justify the relation(s) that are not equivalent. R1: {(0,0), (1,1), (2,2), (3,3)} R2: {(0,0), (1,1), (1,3), (2,2), (2,3), (3,1), (3,2), (3,3)} R3: {(0,0), (0,1), (0,2), (1,0), (1,1), (1,2), (2,0), (2,2), (3,3...

statistics
In baseball, is there a linear correlation between batting average and home run percentage? Let x represent the batting average of a professional baseball player. Let y represent the home run percentage (number of home runs per 100 times at bat). Suppose a random sample of ...

Statistics
True or false? The linear correlation coefficient, r, is a numerical measure of the strength of the relationship between two variables representing quantitative data.

Statistics
Calculate a linear regression, the residuals, and the correlation between two variables using the following info: number of people:12,14,15,18,20,16,14,13,18,19,20,22 and cost of drinks:24,30,36,38,65,44,36,30,39,76,80,85

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