We found 166 resources with the concept line of best fit
EllipSeeIt: Visualizing Strength and Direction of Correlation
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewSeeing is believing. Given several bivariate data sets, learners make scatter plots using the online SeeIt program to visualize the correlation. To get a more complete picture of the topic, they research their own data set and perform an...
Scatter It! (Using Census Results to Help Predict Melissa’s Height)
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewPupils use the provided census data to guess the future height of a child. They organize and plot the data, solve for the line of best fit, and determine the likely height and range for a specific age.
Scatter It! (Predict Billy’s Height)
8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewHow do doctors predict a child's future height? Scholars use one case study to determine the height of a child two years into the future. They graph the given data, determine the line of best fit, and use that to estimate the height in...