Flashcards - Weather Forecasting and Analysis

Flashcards - Weather Forecasting and Analysis
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contingency table
In statistics, a contingency table is a type of table in a matrix format that displays the frequency distribution of the variables
In natural sciences and social sciences, quantitative research is the systematic empirical investigation of observable phenomena via statistical, mathematical or computational techniques
A-Values are numerical values used in the determination of the most stable orientation of atoms in a molecule , as well as a general representation of steric bulk
linear regression
In statistics, linear regression is an approach for modeling the relationship between a scalar dependent variable y and one or more explanatory variables denoted X
statistical forecasting
Forecasting is the process of making predictions of the future based on past and present data and most commonly by analysis of trends
synoptic scale
The synoptic scale in meteorology is a horizontal length scale of the order of 1000 kilometres or more
Weather forecasting
Weather forecasting is the application of science and technology to predict the state of the atmosphere for a given location

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