cant seem to understand this question,please help

Price: $10 USD

Question description

A sociologist discovers that workers take more sick days around the same time of year in which they buy more blankets. Therefore, the sociologist concludes, the more blankets that people buy, the sicker they will get.

In 100 words or less, explain what is wrong with the sociologist’s argument. (Remember: In statistics, we talk in terms of variables. To get full credit for this answer, use the terms “explanatory variable”, “response variable”, and “lurking variable”.)

Tutor Answer

(Top Tutor) Daniel C.
School: UT Austin
Studypool has helped 1,244,100 students
Ask your homework questions. Receive quality answers!

Type your question here (or upload an image)

1829 tutors are online

Brown University

1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology

2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University

982 Tutors

Columbia University

1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University

2113 Tutors

Emory University

2279 Tutors

Harvard University

599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2319 Tutors

New York University

1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University

1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University

2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University

932 Tutors

Princeton University

1211 Tutors

Stanford University

983 Tutors

University of California

1282 Tutors

Oxford University

123 Tutors

Yale University

2325 Tutors