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Question  Answer 
Correlation  The relationship between two data sets. 
Positive Correlation  When the values increase together. 
Negative Correlation  When one value decreases as the other increases 
Strong Correlation  When the points are located closer to one another. 
Weak Correlation  When the points are located farther apart from one another. 
Influential Points  An outlier that greatly affects the slope of the regression line. 
Correlation Coeficient  A number that is a measure of the strength and direction of the correlation between two variables. 
Causation  Where one thing will cause the other. 
Residual  The difference between the observed yvalue (from scatter plot) and the predicted yvalue (from regression equation line). 
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