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    Implication of negative correlation

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    Assuming a linear relationship between X and Y, if the coefficient of correlation (r) equals - 0.30,

    a. there is no correlation
    b. the slope (b1) is negative
    C. Variable X is larger than variable Y
    D. The variance of x is negative

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