Understanding the Correlation Coefficient

Unit 5: Data and Statistics
Lesson 12 of 14

Objective: SWBAT use technology to graph different data sets and use the correlation coefficient to assess the strength and direction of the relationship between two data sets.

Big Idea: Students "uncover" the meaning of the correlation coefficient (r) by graphing and examining a variety of data sets.

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Math, Statistics, Data / Statistics / Probability, correlation, scatterplot, 9th grade, 10th grade
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