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2. Video Tutorials (1)

Resource type Pearson Correlation - Video Tutorial with Dr Iain Weir
In this video Dr Iain Weir (University of the West of England) explains what Pearsons Correlation Coefficient is , when its okay to use it, how to calculate it using SPSS and also a calculator, and how to intrepret the value of the coefficient and test its significance. A written introduction using the same examples is available as a Quick Reference resource at this site. You could also use the Test Yourself Quiz after reviewing this video.

3. Teach Yourself Worksheets (4)

Resource type Correlation and Scatterplots (Worksheet)
This teach yourself worksheet explains how to obtain interpet scatterplots and the Pearson and Kendall's Tau correlation coefficients.
Resource type Correlation Using SPSS (Worksheet)
Using an example on calcium intake, this teach yourself worksheet focuses on the use of SPSS to obatin and interpret correlation coefficients. This also includes a number of exercises for you to try. Note that the SPSS data sets referred to in the worksheet are also available here.
Resource type Correlation Using SPSS (Worksheet) Data Sets
This is a zip file containing the SPSS data sets for use with Correlation Using SPSS (Worksheet). Note: please save this file to your PC before extracting its contents.
Resource type Pearson Correlation - Introduction
A written explanation of the more commonly used (Pearson) Correlation coefficient using the same examples as those used in the Video Tutorial on this topic available at this site. This resource was contributed by Dr Iain Weir of the University of the West of England.

4. Tests and Quizzes (1)

Resource type Pearson Correlation - Quiz
Try this self-test quiz AFTER reviewing the Teach Yourself video tutorial on Pearson Correlation available at this site.This quiz was contributed by Dr Iain Weir of the University of the West of England.

7. Community Project (2)

Resource type 11 Simple linear regression (Workshop) SOURCE
This PowerPoint is a workshop on Pearson Correlation and Simple Linear Regression. This resource has been contributed to the statstutor Community Project by Peter Samuels, Birmingham City University under a Creative Commons licence CC-BY-SA and reviewed by Ellen Marshall, University of Sheffield. The zip file contains four associated data files, the source file and the associated statstutor metadata spreadsheet.
Resource type Pearson Correlation SOURCE
A Quick Reference worksheet on Pearson Correlation. This resource has been contributed to the statstutor Community Project by Mollie Gilchrist and Peter Samuels, Birmingham City University under a Creative Commons licence CC-BY-SA and reviewed by Ellen Marshall, University of Sheffield. The zip file contains the source file and the associated statstutor metadata spreadsheet.

10. Workshops (1)

Resource type 11 Simple linear regression (Workshop)
This PowerPoint is a workshop on Pearson Correlation and Simple Linear Regression. This resource has been contributed to the statstutor Community Project by Peter Samuels, Birmingham City University and reviewed by Ellen Marshall, University of Sheffield. The zip file contains four associated data files.

Quick reference worksheet (1)

Resource type Pearson Correlation
A Quick Reference worksheet on Pearson Correlation. This resource has been contributed to the statstutor Community Project by Mollie Gilchrist and Peter Samuels, Birmingham City University and reviewed by Ellen Marshall, University of Sheffield.

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