[R] correlation b/w a continuous variable and a categorical variable

From: Weiwei Shi <helprhelp_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri 13 Oct 2006 - 21:15:45 GMT


Dear Listers:

I happen to have this question in mind, is there a way to evaluate the
"correlation" between

a continuous variable and a categorical variable (without discretizing the former)? My intuitive is using lda by considering the latter as response variable but not sure.

thanks,

weiwei

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Weiwei Shi, Ph.D
Research Scientist
GeneGO, Inc.


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