# Pearson Correlation Coefficient: Formula, Example & Significance

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### Zoe needs to analyze the strength of the relationship between two variables. What is the correct name for the test she needs to conduct?

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### 2. Which of the following Pearson Coefficients is MOST statistically significant?

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The Pearson Correlation Coefficient is an important formula to know in statistics, and this quiz/worksheet will help you test your understanding of its application.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on aspects of the Pearson Correlation Coefficient including:

• Other names for the Pearson Correlation Coefficient
• When the formula is used
• What the p-value of the formula is

## Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

• Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on the Pearson Correlation Coefficient
• Distinguishing differences - ensure that you can differentiate between statistical studies that would and would not call for use of the Pearson Correlation Coefficient
• Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define the p-value of the formula