coefficient of determination

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A measure of the correlation between the dependent and independent variables in a regression analysis.

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You should try and make sure that you can break down the coefficient of determination and use it in your favor.

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I had to figure out the coefficient of determination and I did not want to, so I had my friend do it instead of me.

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The coefficient of determination was useful in determining meaningful relationships between the variables that would have not likely been recognized another way.

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