A chi square test tells us: a. Whether two continuous variables are correlated with each other. b. Whether two discrete variables are independent of each other c. The amount of variation in one variable explained by the other d. Which categories of one variable are associated with which categories of the other variable

A chi square test tells us: a. Whether two continuous variables are correlated with each other. b. Whether two discrete variables are independent of each other c. The amount of variation in one variable explained by the other d. Which categories of one variable are associated with which categories of the other variable

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Chi-square tests
asked 2021-01-25
A chi square test tells us:
a. Whether two continuous variables are correlated with each other.
b. Whether two discrete variables are independent of each other
c. The amount of variation in one variable explained by the other
d. Which categories of one variable are associated with which categories of the other variable

Answers (1)

2021-01-26
Step 1
The Chi-square test can be used for checking the association between categorical variables. The test can be used to decide whether the effect of one categorical data is dependent on the other variable or not on the basis of the critical value and p-value. The expected frequency of each categorical variable is calculated to computed the test statistic.
Step 2
So, the chi-square test tells us which categories of one variable are associated with which categories of the other variable. Therefore, the option (d) is considered correct here.
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