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Correlation means that two trends go together; causation means that one of those trends causes the other.

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    Correlation and Causation

    Correlation and Causation

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Examines the difference between correlation and causation.
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    Correlation and Causation

    Correlation and Causation

    by CK-12 //basic
    Examines the difference between correlation and causation.
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    Correlation and Causation

    Correlation and Causation

    by Colin Hubbard //at grade
    Examines the difference between correlation and causation.
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    Correlation and Causation

    Correlation and Causation

    by Michelle Correia //at grade
    Examines the difference between correlation and causation.
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    Correlation and Causation

    Correlation and Causation

    by Nancy Strand //basic
    Examines the difference between correlation and causation.
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    Correlation and Causation

    Correlation and Causation

    by jaya kumar //at grade
    Examines the difference between correlation and causation.
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    Correlation and Causation

    Correlation and Causation

    by Joe Caffrey //at grade
    Examines the difference between correlation and causation.
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    Correlation and Causation MGSE9-12.S.ID.9

    Correlation and Causation MGSE9-12.S.ID.9

    by Helen Pennebaker //at grade
    Examines the difference between correlation and causation.
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  • Video
    Correlation vs. Cause and Effect

    Correlation vs. Cause and Effect

    by CK-12 //advanced
    Learn about the difference between correlation and cause by looking at several headlines. Try to apply what you learn from this video to headlines that you see everyday.
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  • Video
    Correlation vs. Causation: How to Tell the Difference

    Correlation vs. Causation: How to Tell the Difference

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Discusses the difference between correlation and causation, especially when applied to scoring websites. (Some of the examples in the video does reference HTML tags and other web programming terminology.)
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    Correlation and Causality

    Correlation and Causality

    by CK-12 //basic
    Distinguishes between correlation and causality and their implications.An eye-opening video that illustrates how causality and correlation is not the same thing and how it's misconstrued to a large extent in health articles.
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  • Video
    Correlation vs. Causality and Polio

    Correlation vs. Causality and Polio

    by CK-12 //basic
    Ice cream causes polio? Explanation on how a correlation became a false causation.
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  • Video
    Correlation vs. Causality:  Interpreting Correlations

    Correlation vs. Causality: Interpreting Correlations

    by CK-12 //basic
    Do police cause crime? Do umbrellas cause rain? This video examines the dangers of making causations by interpreting correlations
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  • Activity
    Correlation or Causation?

    Correlation or Causation?

    by CK-12 //at grade
    A website on how to create and test a hypothesis.
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  • Practice
    Correlation and Causation Practice
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    Correlation and Causation Practice

    by CK-12 //at grade
     
     
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  • Critical Thinking
    Correlation and Causation Discussion Questions

    Correlation and Causation Discussion Questions

    by CK-12 //at grade
    A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Correlation and Causation.
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  • Real World Application
    Ice Cream Causes Polio

    Ice Cream Causes Polio

    by CK-12 //basic
    Correlation means that two trends are going in the same or opposite direction. One may cause the other, both may be caused by a third factor, or they may be unrelated.
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  • Real World Application
    Pearly Wisdom

    Pearly Wisdom

    by David Carmichael //at grade
    Students will look at the effects of ocean acidification on oysters and corals, find similarities between growing ocean acidification and ocean circulation, look at current science research in this field, and explore other potential challenges to the ocean's chemistry.
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  • Real World Application
    Pearly Wisdom

    Pearly Wisdom

    by Philip Dunne //at grade
    Students will look at the effects of ocean acidification on oysters and corals, find similarities between growing ocean acidification and ocean circulation, look at current science research in this field, and explore other potential challenges to the ocean's chemistry.
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  • Real World Application
    Ocean Acidification

    Ocean Acidification

    by Philip Dunne //at grade
    Students will look at the effects of ocean acidification on oysters and corals, find similarities between growing ocean acidification and ocean circulation, look at current science research in this field, and explore other potential challenges to the ocean's chemistry.
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    This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is
  • Real World Application
    Pearly Wisdom

    Pearly Wisdom

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Students will look at the effects of ocean acidification on oysters and corals, find similarities between growing ocean acidification and ocean circulation, look at current science research in this field, and explore other potential challenges to the ocean's chemistry.
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    This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is
  • Real World Application
    Earthquake Country

    Earthquake Country

    by CK-12 //basic
    Explores the increase in earthquakes in Oklahoma and the hypothesis that they are caused by the injection of fracking fluids into the ground.
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  • Real World Application
    What is the Meaning of Life?

    What is the Meaning of Life?

    by CK-12 //basic
    Discusses the meaning of life from a scientific point of view, also causation and correlation.
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  • Mind Map
    Correlation and Causation Mind Map

    Correlation and Causation Mind Map

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Illustrated mind map for Correlation and Causation.
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  • Study Guide
    Correlation and Causation Study Guide

    Correlation and Causation Study Guide

    by CK-12 //at grade
    This study guide summarizes the key points of Correlation and Causation.
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