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Least Squares & Data Fitting


Click on the graph to create some data points.

Next select the degree of the polynomial used to fit the data.

Finally, hit calculate to view the polynomial.

References: (Heath 106-109, Scientific Computing: An Introductory Survey)


Applet Source, Written by Nicholas Exner.

Created: 03/28/01

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