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#### There are many terms that you should be familiar with in regards to variables. Many of the different types of variables are briefly discussed below!

1. Discrete Variables  🔢

• Data points with a fixed number of outcomes.
• Example: there are only so many shoe sizes that are manufactured in the world.

2. Continuous Variables  ∞

• Continue forever and have unlimited outcomes.
• Example: The length of a snake or the height of a tree are both examples of continuous variables because there is practically an infinite number of outcomes that could be reached.

3. Explanatory Variables  📈

• Goes on the x-axis.
• Is a synonym for independent variable.
• This is the variable you change in an experiment to get altered results.

4. Response Variables  📉

• Goes on the y-axis.
• Is a synonym for dependent variable.
• This is the variable that changes as a result of the explanatory variable.