Correlation does not imply causation | Psychology Wiki | Fandom - Fallacies correlation cum hoc
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Describes and gives examples of the informal logical fallacy of cum hoc. Near-perfect correlations exist between the death rate in Hyderabad, India, from Post hoc ergo propter hoc is an informal fallacy that states: "Since event Y followed event X, Post hoc is a particularly tempting error because correlation appears to suggest causality. The fallacy lies in a conclusion based solely on the order.