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9-10.

Graph the following data as a scatterplot. 9-10 HW eTool (Desmos). Homework Help ✎

  1. Does the graph show either a positive or a negative association?

    There is an association. Is it positive or negative?

  2. Does there appear to be an association between height and spelling ability?

    Yes.

  3. Does greater height cause better spelling ability? 

    No.

  4. What other factors could create the association you see? 

    People grow as they get older, they also learn as they get older. Does height affect spelling? No. But something might affect both factors.

Height
(Inches)

Test Score
(Percent)

24

3

56

86

72

98

49

50

18

0

36

12

70

90

66

81

61

75

34

25

59

80

57

77

64

88

Use the eTool below to graph the data.
Click the link at right for the full version of the eTool: CC3 9-10 HW eTool