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Unformatted text preview: [Lecture 05, page 5] Textbook definitions (listed along side) Bullet points Graphs Exercise 2: • Pearson’s r… tells us if the variables are random or related. • Positive relationship… as number of one thing increases, result increases [number of years of school… more money you make] OR if one decreases and other decreases • Negative relationship… one increases, one decreases. • Kramer’s v comes in Exercise 3. • Wealthier states pay more taxes • Poorer states (high proportion under poverty line) receive more benefits/programs for the poor • Higher crime rates tended to have states spend more on corrections, more police • [* = 5% chance of error; ** = 1% chance of error]...
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This note was uploaded on 04/03/2008 for the course POL 201 taught by Professor Norrander during the Fall '07 term at Arizona.
- Fall '07