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Unformatted text preview: (such as Male/Female)-Use Pearsons r Note: Although a professional statistician uses several types of correlation calculations, in practice writers tend to overuse Pearsons r. Really, Pearsons r should only be used with numerical data, but we can use it as our default correlation calculation because, well, everyone else does too. Just be sure to mention which type of correlation you use: Pearsons or Spearmans....
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This note was uploaded on 03/03/2011 for the course ENG 11011 taught by Professor Dr.susant.lord during the Spring '08 term at Kent State.
- Spring '08