The Basic Practice of Statistics 7th Edition

Published by W. H. Freeman
ISBN 10: 1-46414-253-X
ISBN 13: 978-1-46414-253-6

Chapter 4 - Scatterplots and Correlation - Chapter 4 Exercises - Page 123: 4.34a

Answer

The correlation would not change.

Work Step by Step

Since all observations would change from grams to ounces, the correlation would not change. (All observations would be multiplied by .035 to get ounces from grams.)
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