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What is the name of the variable that's used to predict another variable?
Explanatory
Standard error of the estimate
Response
Coefficient of determination

Professors at a local university earn an average salary of \$80,000 with a standard deviation of \$6,000. The salary distribution is approximately bell-shaped. What can be said about the percentage of salaries that are at least \$74,000?
What type of relationship is indicated in the scatterplot?
A positive linear or curvilinear relationship
No relationship
A negative curvilinear relationship
A negative linear relationship
The study of statistics can be defined as:
the art and science of getting information from data.
the language of data.
the study of collecting, analyzing, presenting, and interpreting data.

In the accompanying stem-and-leaf diagram, the values in the stem and leaf portions represent 10s and 1s digits, respectively.
The stem-and-leaf diagram shows that the distribution is ___________.
symmetric
positively skewed
negatively skewed
Which of the following is most influenced by outliers?
Median
Mode
75th percentile
Mean
serial correlation is typically observed in:
sparse data
outliers
cross-sectional data
time series data

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