Linear Regression (and Best Fit)

a lesson by Amar Patel

This is a lesson which will allow students to explore notions of relationships between two variables. There are many problems and activities included in this lesson to aid learning and classroom discussion.

This lesson is not meant to supercede the teacher and should be used in conjunction with your normal classroom format.

A look at how the lesson fits into the NCTM standards.

Needed for this lesson
Excel 5.0
Netscape or equivalent
willing students
a knowledgable teacher

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On with the lesson.