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A researcher notes that there is a positive correlation between the temperature on a summer day and the number of bees that he can count in his garden over a 5-minute time span.
a. Describe what the researcher means by a positive correlation.
b. If the researcher calculates the correlation coefficient using degrees Fahrenheit instead of Celsius, will the value be different?
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a. As the number of degrees increases, the number of bees increases in a linear manner.
b. No. A change of units will not change the correlation.
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