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Best Fitting Line (Scatter Plot) Example 1

Here is an example of how to find the best fitting line. ¬†Remember to read the lesson on this topic. Basic steps to follow: 1. Look at the trends of the points plotted and determine a line that would “best fit” the trend 2. Select two points off the “best fitting” line you estimated 3. […]

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Best Fitting Lines And Scatter Plots

Good news! Sometimes in algebra you get to guess- well not totally but kind of. ¬†Finding the “best fitting line” is an example when we estimate the best line that over laps a trend of points on a graph. What you do is use your best judgment to find a set of points ( 2 […]

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