Graphical Displays of Association

  • Allan J. Rossman
  • Beth L. Chance
Part of the The Workshop Mathematics Project book series (TIMS)


To this point you have been investigating and analyzing distributions of a single variable. This topic introduces you to another topic that plays an important role in statistics: exploring relationships between variables. You will investigate the concept of association and explore the use of graphical displays (namely, scatterplots) as you begin to study relationships between variables.


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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Allan J. Rossman
    • 1
  • Beth L. Chance
    • 2
  1. 1.Dickinson CollegeUSA
  2. 2.University of the PacificUSA

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