# Question: 3in order to determine the effects of collegiate athletic performance...

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**3.In order to determine the effects of collegiate
athletic performance on applicants (i.e. the effect of sports
programs on the number of applications a college receives), you
collect data on applications for a sample of Division I colleges
for 1985, 1990, and 1995.**

**a**.What measures of athletic success would you
include in an equation? What are some of the timing issues?

**b**.What other factors might you control for in
the equation?

**c**.Write an equation that allows you to estimate
the effects of athletic success on the percentage change in
applications. How would you estimate this equation? Why would you
choose this method?

**DO NOT COPY ANSWER FROM PREVIOUS Zookal QUESTION, ANSWER
IS WRONG.**