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# What’s Wrong? identify what is wrong.Storks and Babies In

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## Solution for problem 28BSC Chapter 1.2

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Problem 28BSC

Problem 28BSC

What’s Wrong? identify what is wrong.

Storks and Babies In the years following the end of World War II, it was found that there was a strong correlation, or association, between the number of human births and the stork population. It therefore follows that storks cause babies.

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Problem 28BSC

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We have In the years following the end of World War II, it was found that there was a strong correlation, or association, between the number of human births and the stork population. It therefore follows that storks cause babies.

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We need to identify what is wrong.

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We cannot say that a higher stork population results in a higher number of births since correlation does not imply causation. There may be confounding variables that also result in a higher number of births so we cannot say that higher stork populations are the only thing that lead to a greater number of births.

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