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    What is the difference between a confounding variable andan extraneous variable???

    Not an exam question. I promise. It's just one pretty annoying concept I can't get my head around!
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    (Original post by sabiscopic)
    What is the difference between a confounding variable andan extraneous variable???

    Not an exam question. I promise. It's just one pretty annoying concept I can't get my head around!
    A confounding variable is a type of extraneous variable but has a direct impact on the variables you are looking at

    http://www.statisticshowto.com/extraneous-variable/
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    (Original post by Kevin De Bruyne)
    A confounding variable is a type of extraneous variable but has a direct impact on the variables you are looking at

    http://www.statisticshowto.com/extraneous-variable/
    Thank you!
 
 
 
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