# Discussion Correlation

*label*Mathematics

*timer*Asked: Feb 6th, 2019

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### Question Description

Give **TWO Examples** of a spurious correlation (Tyler
Vigen's "Spurious Correlations" website highly recommended: "Discover a Correlation" at the bottom).

1) Do you have a guess for why these variables might be related?

2) Is there some third factor that ties them together, or do you think this one really is pure coincidence?

3) Funny, fascinating, and compelling examples appreciated.

## Tutor Answer

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Example 1

In find this correlation quite interesting, how can the appearance of Nicholas Cage in films

correlates with people dying from sports equipment. there exists a rather significant statistical

connection that compels one to validate it. it is questionable that one variable could...

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