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Explain why correlations should always be reported with scatter diagrams

Timothy Norman

in Social studies

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Samantha Barber on July 8, 2018

Scatter plot diagrams are made by plotting the data of the plots are gathered in a x-y diagram. Then, the data points are fit to an equation. Correlations come from this fact and equations. It is considered legitimate through the correlation coefficient r-square. If it is as high as about 0.99, then the equation is a good correlation with the behavior of the data.

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