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Least Squares and Quadric Surfaces

A solution for least squares regression line is obtained without calculus, using algebra and geometry.

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789
Author(s): 
Donald Teets (South Dakota School of Mines and Technology)
Publication Date: 
Wednesday, September 21, 2005
Original Publication Source: 
College Mathematics Journal
Original Publication Date: 
May, 1993
Subject(s): 
Calculus
Single Variable Calculus
Statistics and Probability
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Rating Count: 
16.00
Rating Sum: 
44.00
Rating Average: 
2.75
Author (old format): 
Donald Teets
Applicable Course(s): 
3.1 Mainstream Calculus I
7.1 Mathematical Statistics
Modify Date: 
Wednesday, February 1, 2006
2.75
Average: 2.8 (16 votes)

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