Please refer to the following Correlation Class 11 Economics MCQ Questions. These multiple choice questions have been prepared based on the latest examination pattern, NCERT book and syllabus issued by CBSE, NCERT and KVS. Students should go through all MCQ Questions for Class 11 Economics with answers as they will help them to prepare for the exams.

## Correlation Class 11 Economics MCQ Questions

**Question. In correlation, there is.**

a. cause and effect relationship

b. no cause and effect relationship

c. relationship between the independent variable and dependent variable

d. functional relationship between two variables

## Answer

B

**Question. The angle between the two lines will be wider when the correlation between two variable is.**

a. less

b. more

c. equal

d. very high

## Answer

C

**Question. If the dependent variable increases as the independent variable increases in an estimating equation, the coefficient of correlation will be in the range of.**

a. 0 to (-) 1

b. 0 to (-) 0

c. 0 to (-) 0.05

d. 0 to 1

## Answer

D

**Question. The correlation coefficient is a measure of.**

a. association

b. location

c. relative location

d. variability

## Answer

B

**Question. When the income rises, consumption also rises. This is an example of.**

a. correlation

b. negative correlation

c. direct relationship

d. positive correlation

## Answer

D

**Question. Correlation measures.**

a. the degree of variability between the two variables

b. the nature of the relationship between the two variables

c. functional relationship between two variables

d. all of the above

## Answer

C

**Question. Correlation is concerned with the association of.**

a. single variable

b. two variables

c. three variables

d. four variables

## Answer

B

**Question. If the ratio of change between the two variables are not constant, it is called.**

a. multiple correlation

b. negative correlation

c. linear correlation

d. non-linear correlation

## Answer

D

**Question. The regression is linear when the curve of the regression is.**

a. straight line

b. not a straight line

c. concave to the origin

d. convex to the origin

## Answer

A

**Question. If the scatter points are widely dispersed around the line, the correlation is.**

a. unity

b. linear

c. high

d. low

## Answer

D

**Question. The word ‘Regression’ was first used by.**

a. Karl Pearson

b. Sir Francis Galton

c. M. Blair

d. Bowley

## Answer

B