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Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsMathematics · 1 month ago

Negative correlation?

which alternative corresponds to negative correlation?

A) If X decreases, Y tends to increase

B) If Y increases, X tends to be unchanged

C) None of the other options

D) If Y decreases, X tends to be unchanged

E) If Y increases, X tends to increase

F) If X decreases, Y tends to decrease 

2 Answers

  • 1 month ago
    Favorite Answer

    In a negative correlation as one variable increases the other decreases

    i.e. If X decreases, Y, option A

    Note: If X increases, Y decreases...same thing.


  • Bryce
    Lv 7
    1 month ago


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