What are the similarities and dissimilarities between a chi-square analysis and a correlation analysis? Suppose you conducted a study to see if there was an association between political party affiliation and whether or not someone voted. What type of analysis would you use and why?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 5, 2021, 12:05 am ad1c9bdddf
What are the similarities and dissimilarities between a chi-square analysis and a correlation analysis?
Similar: These are both tests for association between variables.
Different: Chi-square uses categorical data, like male or female, while correlation can use numeric data like exam ...
Your tutorial presents two similarities and three differences and tells you which test can reveal the independence of voting from party affiliation.