Statistics 101: Chi-square Test, Pearson Correlation, and Linear Regression

Objectives

  1. Understand the basic principles of Pearson correlations, Chi-square test, and linear regression analyses
  2. Determine when to use Pearson correlations, Chi-square tests, and linear regression analyses in answering research questions
  3. Be able to perform Pearson correlations, Chi-square tests, and linear regression analyses using a statistical software program such as SPSS

Slides

2015-03-02 13.01 JNEB Journal Club - Spring 2015 semester from Society for Nutrition Education on Vimeo.