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❶When there is no relationship between the measures variables , we say they are unrelated, uncorrelated, orthogonal, or independent. Even if there is a very strong association between two variables we cannot assume that one causes the other.


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While we focus on correlation in research, we must also note that the correlation can be positive or negative. Positive correlations mean that as variable A increases, so does variable B. A negative correlation is defined as when .

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Correlational research is a type of nonexperimental research in which the researcher measures two variables and assesses the statistical relationship (i.e., the correlation) between them with little or no effort to control extraneous variables.

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Correlation research asks the question: What relationship exists? A correlation has direction and can be either positive or negative (note exceptions listed later). With a positive correlation, individuals who score above (or below) the average (mean) on one measure tend to score similarly above (or below) the average on the other measure. The major findings were that the (a) proportions of the type and traditions of articles published in "Georgia Educational Researcher" were similar to the proportions in education research articles in general, (b) case study research and correlational research were most prominent, (c) a few universities accounted for most of the articles.

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Correlative Science The Promise of Personalized Medicine Correlative science is a term used to show the relationship between molecular biology (i.e. biomarkers such as genes and proteins) and clinical outcomes (i.e. disease progression). This is the promise of personalized medicine. Research is conducted using tissue from patients and . Correlational Research There are many types of correlational research. The commonality among all types of correlational research is that they explore relationships between variables. Where descriptive research only described what was going on, correlational research talks about the link between different things. It is important to understand that correlational research .