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Problem 3) The following data come from your book, problem 26 on page 298. Here is the data:

Problem 3) The following data come from your book, problem 26 on page 298. Here is the data:

Mean daily calories Infant Mortality Rate (per 1,000 births)
1523 154
3495 6
1941 114
2678 24
1610 107
3443 6
1640 153
3362 7
3429 44
2671 7

a) For the above data construct a scatter plot using SPSS or Excel (Follow instructions on page 324 of your textbook). What does the scatter plot show? Can you determine a type of relationship? Are there any outliers that you can see?
b) Using the same data conduct a correlation analysis using SPSS or Excel. What is the correlation coefficient? Is it a strong, moderate or weak correlation? Is the correlation significant or not? If it is what does that mean?

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