# scatter diagram

Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Wikipedia.

## scatter diagram

(petrology)
(statistics)
A plot of the pairs of values of two variates in rectangular coordinates. Also known as scatter gram.

or

## scattergram

a diagram produced on a graph to illustrate the relationship between two variables by indicating the values of these for each case in the sample. It may be a first stage in data analysis, allowing ‘eye-balling’ of the data to observe any association or CORRELATION between the variables.

## scatter diagram

A graph plotted with dots or some other symbol at each data point. Also called a "scatter plot" or "dot chart."

References in periodicals archive ?
On the basis of a Cattell scatter diagram as well as factor loading for all items higher than .
Through the EVT model of the geological anomaly, we can calculate the MEF of Cu and Au and plot the scatter diagram of the MEF (Figure 6).
The next step is to plot a scatter diagram to inspect whether there exists a long run relationship between the two variables.
Scatter diagram in Figure 1 demonstrate a significant relationship between foot length and body weight ([r.
It explains the results in a simple pictorial scatter diagram, which is easier to comprehend (Akoroda, 1983; Khan et al.
By rending the scatter diagram in the 2simplex, the distribution of the scattering mechanism can be observed directly when the points appear in different zones.
Figure 1 presents a scatter diagram and the resulting relationship between the unit sale prices and the weighted quality ratings.
80 mm) was imported into Microsoft Excel, and relationship between the first and third column were shown as scatter diagram in Figure 7.
Sigma uses the base tools to improve the quality of products and processes as MSA (Measurement System Analysis), IPO Diagram (Input-process-output), CE (Cause-and-effect diagram), Histogram, Pareto diagram, DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control) , Run chart, Control chart, Scatter diagram, Regression Analysis, DOE (Desing of Experiments), FMEA (Failure Mode and effect analysis), SOP (Standard Operating Procedure), QFD (Quality Function Deployment.
10) Basic Skill 10 - Build Scatter Diagram with Trend Line and Regression Equation
Sigma uses the base tools to improve the quality of products and processes as MSA (Measurement System Analysis), IPO Diagram (Input-process-output), CE (Cause-and-effect diagram), Histogram, Pareto diagram, DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control), Run chart, Control chart, Scatter diagram, Regression Analysis, DOE (Desing of Experiments), FMEA (Failure Mode and effect analysis), SOP (Standard Operating Procedure), QFD (Quality Function Deployment.

Site: Follow: Share:
Open / Close