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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

Both can be correct. See this article:
http://drdavespsychologypage.intuitwebsites.com/Decision_Trap.pdf
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