3.4.1.1 - Minitab Express: Simple Scatterplot

MinitabExpress  – Simple Scatterplot

We have data concerning students quiz averages and final exam scores. We want to know if quiz averages can be used to predict final exam scores. Let's construct a scatterplot given that quiz averages are the explanatory variable and final exam scores are the response variable.

  1. Open the data set:
  2. On a PC or Mac: Select Graphs > Scatterplot
  3. Select Simple
  4. Double click Final to move it to the Y variable box
  5. Double click the Quiz_Average to move it to the  X variable box
  6. Click OK

Scatterplot constructed using Minitab Express. Quiz average is on the X axis and final is on the Y axis.

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