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Working with the Correlation Coefficient

Working with the Correlation Coefficient

Author: mary daunis
Description:
  1. Know the difference between the critical value and the Pearson correlation coefficient r
  2. Determine the value of the critical value and the Pearson correlation coefficient r
  3. Interpret the meaning of critical value and the Pearson correlation coefficient r

This is a brief explanation of critical values for Pearson correlaion coefficients. It is intended as a summary assuming you have already read a little abou tthe topic in your text. There is a sample exercise at the end.

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Tutorial

Critical Values and Pearson Correlation Coeficients

After a brief explanation of the critical value and the Pearson Correlation coefficient, we will work an example to see if two variables have a linear correlation.