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dependent variable

The measure of the subject’s behavior.  The dependent variable is the one that you are trying to change.  If working to help someone quit smoking, dependent measures might be 1) number of cigarettes consumed per day 2) number of dollars spent on nicotine items and/or 3) time between cigarette breaks.

Definition reproduced by permission from Amanda N. Kelly at Behaviorbabe.

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