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Dependent variable

Term used in regression analysis to represent the element or condition that is dependent on values of one or more other independent variables.

Dependent Variable

In technical analysis, a variable whose value is determined by the value of other variable(s), but plays no part in determining the value of those other variable(s). For example, if a product's price is determined by some equation involving the product's supply and its demand, the price is the dependent variable because the price does not affect the supply or demand.

dependent variable

A variable affected by another variable or by a certain event. For example, because a stock's price is affected by dividend payments, earnings projections, interest rates, and many other things, stock price is a dependent variable. Compare independent variable.

dependent variable

a variable that is affected by some other variable in a model. For example, the demand for a product (the dependent variable) will be influenced by its price (the INDEPENDENT VARIABLE). It is conventional to place the dependent variable on the left-hand side of an EQUATION. See DEMAND FUNCTION, SUPPLY FUNCTION.
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Since the above hypothesis contains three dependent variables that is self-perception, self-esteem, and feeling, and one independent variable, the hypothesis was tested through Pearson correlation, and significance of the relationships were measured through significance values of the correlations table.
For this reason, on the first few graphs, I may include the phrase "in response" as part of the y-axis label to reinforce the idea that a given value for the dependent variable occurs in response to a given value for the independent variable.
000) and the dependent variable (ROA) is a strong connection (Table 1).
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In the first model, the dependent variable is the log of the MAOR, while the two pertinent explanatory variables are the logs of capital formation and grant received.
The second way a lagged dependent variable "can suppress the explanatory power of other independent variables" (Achen 2001, 1) is that the lagged variable controls for the factors that made the dependent variable what it was in period t-1--the same factors that are impacting it in period t.
There is a wealth of multiple regression options available for modeling the wide range of dependent variables of importance to social work researchers.
It is distributed as a chi-square with gu degrees of freedom, where g equals the number of restrictions on the independent variables and u is the number of restrictions on the dependent variables (Morrison 1976: 222).
Regressions are estimated using OLS and include a constant and one lag of the dependent variable.
For the MANOVA, dependent variables were average team scores on cognitive anxiety, somatic anxiety, and self-confidence as measur ed by the ARS-2.
The main goal of this study concerns the investigation of gender and school year association to perceived EFL self-efficacy, time on doing homework, attitudes towards homework, and self-regulation, taken as dependent variables.