# Correlation

Not what you're looking for?

13. Researchers found a correlation of 0.74 between sex (male, female) and education (high school, undergraduate, graduate). What of the following statements is correct?

a. more males continue to graduate studies

b. more females continue to graduate studies

c. it is not appropriate to calculate a correlation coefficient for these data

d. the correlation of 0.74 is suspect because we expected a negative relationship.

##### Purchase this Solution

##### Solution Summary

This solution provides the best answer to question regarding correlation, and explains why it is the best answer.

##### Solution Preview

The answer to your question is this:

13. c it is not appropriate to calculate a ...

##### Purchase this Solution

##### Free BrainMass Quizzes

##### Know Your Statistical Concepts

Each question is a choice-summary multiple choice question that presents you with a statistical concept and then 4 numbered statements. You must decide which (if any) of the numbered statements is/are true as they relate to the statistical concept.

##### Terms and Definitions for Statistics

This quiz covers basic terms and definitions of statistics.

##### Measures of Central Tendency

Tests knowledge of the three main measures of central tendency, including some simple calculation questions.

##### Measures of Central Tendency

This quiz evaluates the students understanding of the measures of central tendency seen in statistics. This quiz is specifically designed to incorporate the measures of central tendency as they relate to psychological research.