Spurious correlations, Mathematics

Spurious Correlations

- in several rare situations when plotting the data for x and y we may have a group indicating either positive correlation or negative (-ve) correlation but when you analyze the data for x and y in general life there may be no convincing evidence that there is such a relationship. Therefore this shows that the relationship only exists in theory and thus it is referred to as spurious or non sense for illustration, when high pass rates of student show high relation along with increased accidents.

 

Posted Date: 2/18/2013 4:56:28 AM | Location : United States







Related Discussions:- Spurious correlations, Assignment Help, Ask Question on Spurious correlations, Get Answer, Expert's Help, Spurious correlations Discussions

Write discussion on Spurious correlations
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions
Correlation and Regression Correlation CORRELATION is an important statistical concept which refers to association or interrelationship among variables. The reasons of


the length of three pieces of ropes are 140cm,150cm and 200cm.what is the greatest possible length to measure the given pieces of a rope?

Advantages and disadvantages of operation researchs


If 7 cosec?-3cot? = 7, prove that 7cot? - 3cosec? = 3. Ans:    7 Cosec?-2Cot?=7 P.T 7Cot? - 3 Cosec?=3 7 Cosec?-3Cot?=7 ⇒7Cosec?-7=3Cot? ⇒7(Cosec?-1)=3Cot? ⇒7(C

Without solving, find out the Wronskian of two solutions to the subsequent differential equation. t 4 y'' - 2t 3 y' - t 8 y = 0 Solution : First thing that we want to d

Question. Determine the position and nature of stationary points of the function? f(x,y)= y/x -x 2 +y 2

All things considered, in a sense of ethnicity (a sense of identification with and loyalty to one's group) good or bad? is it harmful or helpful? What would be lost if Americans lo