Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.


Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

Dependent & Independent Variables

No description

Chelsea Buck

on 20 September 2013

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Dependent & Independent Variables

In an experiment to determine the effect of nutrition on a population of growth in healthy people (the dependent variable).
Independent Variable
Is the factor that can be chosen and manipulated.
Example of an Independent Variable
From our last example, In an experiment to determine the effect of nutrition (independent variable) on a population of growth in healthy people.
Dependent & Independent Variables
By Chelsea Buck
Dependent Variable
The dependent variable is called dependent because it relies on the independent variable
It represents the output or effect, or is tested to see if it is the effect.
There cannot be a dependent variable without an independent variable.
Example of a Dependent Variable
Sometimes, you may not be able to manipulate the independent variable.
It could be that the factor your trying to manipulate is already fixed.
Evaluate with respect to how it affects something else, the dependent variable like color, kind, time.
The independent variable here is the effect of nutrition, weather or not they eat nutritious foods.
The dependent variable is the growth of the healthy people.
Full transcript