 # Scatter Plots and Correlations

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Scatterplots and Correlations
When given a list of numbers, we can use scatterplots to represent the data. Scatterplots can show information about the data through their correlation. It is important to be able to recognize positive and negative correlations in scatterplots, or the lack any correlation. The correlation of scatterplots can give us information about the tendency of the data. Other measures we can use to describe data include along with finding mean, median and mode.

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