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can be used for data in the form of
of numbers. The result will be a bunch of points "scattered" around the plane.
If the general tendency is for the points to rise to the right of the graph, then we say there is a
between the two variables measured. If the points fall to the left of the graph, we say there is
. If there is no general tendency, then there is
If the tendency is not very pronounced - that is, the points are scattered widely - then we say the variables are
. If the correlation is more pronounced, we say the variables are
Draw a scatter plot for the following data about different bird species.
Explain whether there is a
between the sets of data in the scatter plot.
Use the data in the table below.
Sketch a scatter plot of the data for calories and grams of fat. Graph the calories on the horizontal axis.
Use the data in the given table.
Sketch a scatter plot of the data for calories and grams of fiber. Graph the calories on the horizontal axis.
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