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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 //basic
    Examines the difference between correlation and causation.
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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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    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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    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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    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
    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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    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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