difference scores

11:40 Apr 15, 2014
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English to Polish translations [PRO]
Science - Mathematics & Statistics / statistics
English term or phrase: difference scores
"Second, by computing difference scores to represent change from Time 1 to Time 2, a path analysis can be used to examine the extent to which changes in X and Y predict changes in Z."

Po prostu wyniki różnicy?
Kama_Wawa


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2Wynik różnice
DLyons


  

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Wynik różnice


Explanation:
More usual to reorder this in Polish?

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Note added at 1 day1 hr (2014-04-16 12:51:42 GMT)
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I know what the term means in Statistics, but would have no feel for what sounds natural in Polish. Does wielkości różnic" seem more like a very general phrase "size of the differences" rather than a technical term? I was aiming for "differences between the scores" which is pretty much equivalent to "score difference"

DLyons
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Asker: IMHO sounds anything but natural... Still, I should leave the decision to experts in the field. Perhaps "wielkości różnic" is an acceptable solution here?

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