Open Stats Lab: Correlation Activities

Activities focus on the following topics:

  • Does Being Wealthy Distort Perceptions of Wealth Inequality? Here students get to create new variables, calculate means and standard deviations, and conduct bivariate correlations.
  • Do Outbreaks of Infectious Diseases Influence Voting Behavior? Here students will need to select certain cases for the analysis, conduct bivariate correlations, and generate scatterplots.

Each Individual Activity Includes:

  • A lab summary including: article citation, learning objectives, study description, and the steps needed for the analysis.
  • A link the full original article from Psychological Science.
  • Two copies of the data file (SPSS & .CSV)
  • For R Users: lab summary for completing the lab with R.

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