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Correlation is a visual method for determining the relationship between two variables... including linear, curve linear, strong, weak, positive, negative, and no relationships. The correlation coefficient is a mathematical reflection of that relationship. Regression analysis is the same thing as the correlation coefficient. True or False

Answer #1

**false** , Correlation is a visual method for
determining the relationship between two variables... including
linear, curve linear, strong, weak, positive, negative, and no
relationships. The correlation coefficient is a mathematical
reflection of that relationship. but Regression analysis is
**not** the same thing as the correlation
coefficient.

correlation coefficient (r) that tells you how much one variable tends to change when other variable changes while ,Regression analysis involves identifying the relationship between a dependent variable and one or more independent variables.

A coefficient of correlation of -0.9 indicates the relationship
between the two variables is
(a) weak and negative
(b) strong and positive
(c) strong and negative

When you are presented with a Pearson’s correlation
coefficient between two variables for which an increase in one
predicts a decrease in the other, and vice versa, the Pearson’s
number will be
zero; the Pearson number is only meaningful if the
variables move in the same direction as one another
close to -1 if the correlation is strong, negative but
near zero if the correlation is weak
close to -1 if the correlation is strong, close to +1
if the...

Suppose the correlation coefficient between two variables is
found to be 0.83. Which of the following statements are true?
small values of one variable are associated with large values of
the other variable
the relationship between the variables is weak
a scatter plot of the points would show an upward trend
low values of one variable tend to be paired with low values of
the other variable
there is a strong positive curvilinear relationship between the
variables
there is a...

Which statement explains why correlation could be 0 even if a
strong relationship between two variables existed?
Group of answer choices
Since the correlation is 0, there is no strong relationship
between the two variables; and a scatterplot would be
misleading.
Correlation can be 0 even if there is a strong linear
relationship between the variables.
Correlation only measures the strength of the relationship
between two variables when the units of the two variables are the
same.
Correlation does not...

When discussing the Pearson correlation coefficient describe
what is considered in determining a strong linear relationship?
What consideration are necessary when determining if there is a
weak linear relationship?

Which of the following statements concerning the linear
correlation coefficient is/are true?
A: If the linear correlation coefficient for two variables is zero,
then there is no relationship between the variables.
B: If the slope of the regression equation is negative, then the
linear correlation coefficient is negative.
C: The value of the linear correlation coefficient always lies
between -1 and 1 inclusive.
D: A correlation coefficient of 0.62 suggests a stronger linear
relationship than a correlation coefficient of -0.82.

correlation measures the degree to which two variables are
related to one another.
Here are the definitions of the three possibilities:
Positive correlations: In this type of
correlation, both variables increase or decrease at the same time.
A correlation coefficient close to +1.00 indicates a strong
positive correlation.
Negative correlations: This type of
correlation indicates that as the amount of one variable increases,
the other decreases (and vice versa). A correlation coefficient
close to -1.00 indicates a strong negative correlation....

Which of the following statements concerning the linear
correlation coefficient are true?
I: If the linear correlation coefficient for two variables is
zero, then there is no relationship between the variables.
II: If the slope of the regression line is negative, then the
linear correlation coefficient less than one.
III: The value of the linear correlation coefficient always lies
between -1 and 1.
IV: A linear correlation coefficient of 0.62 suggests a stronger
linear relationship than a linear correlation coefficient...

A) Two variables have a high covariance. This means the two
variables have a strong relationship. T/F
B) For a variable x, the sample mean is 8 and the sample
standard deviation is 2. One of the observations is 15. Is this
observation an outlier?
Group of answer choices
Yes, the z-score is greater than 3
No, the z-score is between -3 and 3
Yes, the z-score is between -3 and 3
No, the z-score is less than -3
C)...

A correlation coefficient of - .09 between variables X and Y
would be interpreted as indicating ______ between the
variables.
a. weak-positive?
b. strong positive?
c. weak negative?
d.strong negative?

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