1.5: Correlation and Causation Difficulty Level: Basic Created by: CK-12 Estimated7 minsto complete % Progress Practice Correlation and Causation MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Practice Progress Estimated7 minsto complete % Estimated7 minsto complete % Practice Now MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Share Add to Library Turn In Read Practice Resources Details Loading... Notes/Highlights Having trouble? Report an issue. Color Highlighted Text Notes Show More Vocabulary Language: English ▼ English TermDefinition causation Relationship between an event and another event in which one event causes the other event. correlation Mutual relationship between two or more things. mechanism Process by which something takes place. negative correlation Mutual relationship between two or more things in which one changes in one direction and the other changes in the opposite direction. positive correlation Mutual relationship between two or more things in which both change in the same direction. Image Attributions Show Hide Details Description Examines the difference between correlation and causation. Learning Objectives None Related Materials Correlation and Causation Difficulty Level: Basic Authors: Dana Desonie, Ph.D. Tags: causation correlation mechanism (1 more) SCI.ESC.114.4.L.2 Subjects: science Earth Science Concept Nodes: SCI.ESC.114.4 (Correlation and Causation) Grades: 6 , 7 Date Created: Jan 04, 2013 Last Modified: Aug 29, 2016 Vocabulary None Save or share your relevant files like activites, homework and worksheet.To add resources, you must be the owner of the Modality. Click Customize to make your own copy.