Analyzing Patterns in Residuals

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Using a regression applet, your class can predict and explore the shape of the residuals of linear and non-linear data. Then through discussion, these learners can generate rules on how to analyze residual plots to recognize non-linear data. Round out the lesson with an investigation regarding SAT scores and best fit regression models. For an extra challenge, have the class use the regression applet to try to generate scatter plots to match given residual plots. Note: the Data Sets for Algebra I Handout mentioned as an optional resource is not available.

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Grade
9th - 12th
Subjects
Algebra I
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Language
English
Duration
1 hr
Number of Slides
15
Instructional Strategies
Collaborative Learning
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