Survey research and design in psychology/Tutorials/Correlation/General steps
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General steps in correlational analysis
In correlational analysis we are asking the general question:
"To what extent are two variables related (dependent) or un-related (independent)?"
More specifically, in the case of linear correlation, we are asking the question:
"To what extent do two variables exhibit a linear relationship?"
Recommended steps for conducting correlational analyses are: