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Name: Variables
ID: m10802
Language: English (en)
Summary: This module gives definitions and examples of the different types of variables used in psychology experiments.
Subject: Mathematics and Statistics
Keywords: continous, dependent, discrete, independent, qualitative, quantitative, variable
Document Type: -//CNX//DTD CNXML 0.5 plus MathML//EN
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 1.0

Authors: David Lane (lane@rice.edu)
Copyright Holders: David Lane (lane@rice.edu)
Maintainers: David Lane (lane@rice.edu), Eileen Meyer (meyer@rice.edu)

Latest version: 2.5 (history)
First publication date: Aug 9, 2002 12:00 am -0500
Last revision to module: Jul 21, 2003 12:03 pm -0500

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Version History

Version: 2.5 Jul 21, 2003 12:03 pm -0500 by Liqun Wang
Changes:
fix the links.

Version: 2.4 Jun 20, 2003 12:00 am -0500 by Liqun Wang
Changes:
change version from 0.4 to 0.5

Version: 2.3 Mar 14, 2003 12:00 am -0600 by Charlet Reedstrom
Changes:
fixed typos, placed variable in math tags, fixed links

Version: 2.2 Nov 11, 2002 12:00 am -0600 by (Unknown)
Changes:
added maintainer

Version: 2.1 Aug 13, 2002 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
completion of module.  Metadata, abstract and keywords added.  Print checked

Version: 2.0 Aug 9, 2002 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
Added initial template for new module m10802

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