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Degree to which the value of a dependent variable and an associated independent variable moves in tandem. Positive covariance means they move together (vary directly), negative covariance means they move in opposite directions (vary inversely).

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Sometimes there will be a lot of covariance on a new project and you will have to always be prepared to make adjustments.
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Sometimes a certain project will have a lot of covariance and you must be able to adapt as new problems may arise.
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In the past, I studied probability in school and today we were learning about covariance and how two variables change together.
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