# Correlation and Causation

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

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## Correlation and Causation

Examines the difference between correlation and causation.
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## Correlation and Causation

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## Correlation and Causation

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## Correlation and Causation

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## Correlation and Causation

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## Correlation and Causation

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## Correlation and Causation

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

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## Correlation vs. Cause and Effect

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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## Correlation vs. Causation: How to Tell the Difference

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

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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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## Correlation vs. Causality and Polio

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Ice cream causes polio? Explanation on how a correlation became a false causation.
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## Correlation vs. Causality: Interpreting Correlations

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Do police cause crime? Do umbrellas cause rain? This video examines the dangers of making causations by interpreting correlations
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## Correlation or Causation?

A website on how to create and test a hypothesis.
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## Correlation and Causation Discussion Questions

A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Correlation and Causation.
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## 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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## Pearly Wisdom

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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## Pearly Wisdom

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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## Ocean Acidification

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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## Pearly Wisdom

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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## Earthquake Country

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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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## What is the Meaning of Life?

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Discusses the meaning of life from a scientific point of view, also causation and correlation.
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## Correlation and Causation Mind Map

Illustrated mind map for Correlation and Causation.
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