Flashcard 19 - Mathematics: Probabilistic and Statistical Reasoning Flashcard Set for the TSIA2

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The correct answer is:

The quantities are not related to each other, as shown by this particular data.


Explanation:

A flat trend line has a slope and correlation coefficient close to zero, indicating they are not related, nor are they related to a third property common to both of them. This assumes there is no flaw in the study or experiment that produced this particular data set.

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