What is another name for dependent variable?
A dependent variable is also called: An experimental variable. An explained variable.
Is Dependant a word?
Dependant is an older word than dependent. Historically, dependant was the preferred spelling in British English when used as a noun. As an adjective, dependent has always been the preferred spelling. This distinction is waning, however, with dependent being with increased frequency in all contexts.
What is the opposite word of expected?
“Contradictory” or “contrary” is perhaps the best word I can think of to describe the situation you are trying to describe. An opposite and unexpected conclusion. … So if you had an expected reaction, and the reaction were the exact opposite, you could say it was the ‘antithesis’ of what you expected.