# A researcher is investigating the effects of exercise on weight

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1. A researcher is investigating the effects of exercise on weight. What are the independent and dependent variables in this experiment?

A)The dependent variable is the amount of exercise; the independent variable is the number of calories consumed.

B)The dependent variable is weight; the independent variable is exercise.

C)The independent variable is weight; the dependent variable is the number of calories consumed.

D)The independent variable is the number of calories consumed; the dependent variable is diet.