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# S1 ocr help?!

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1. I don't know why but in stats I've always struggled with writing worded answers and generally lose a lot of marks on those thought the paper. I was struggling on how to do this question as I'm quite confused how to approach it. I'm struggling with part 2,questions a and b.
Any help is appreciated
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2. Hi
The product moment correlation coefficient would be closer to 1 because there would be a stronger correlation as getting rid of those points would make it closer to being a straight line.
The spearmans rank would stay the same as y increases as x increases so the sum of the difference squared would still be 0.
Hope this helps 😀

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