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Linear Regression By p Nitin Feb 16, 2013 Linear Regression Definition states that it can be measured by using lines of regression. Regression measures the amount of average relationship or mathematical relationship between two variables in terms of original units of data. Whereas, correlation measures the nature of relationship between two variables. i.e.., positive or negative or uncorrelated. Regression is used for estimating the value of one variable if you know the value of other variable. i.e.., One of the variable is independent variable and other variable is dependent variable. Let ( Xi , Yi ) ; i = 1, 2, 3, ...................n the n pairs of observations are given now plot all these points in XY-plane which reserves a scatter diagram.…

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to be a further studies with more countries to see which electoral system has the highest turnout. The AV electoral system has about an average of 95% turnout while FPTP is about 69%. This means there is about a difference of 30% between these two electoral systems. STV and TRS have the same turnout of 75% in each of the electoral systems. After, analyzing all three figure starting with a general figure to more in depth of electoral system and average turnout. This does upheld the question being…

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paper focuses on analyzing historical data with a view of forecasting expected monthly sales. The case requires monthly sales to be projected, given the assumption that the actual monthly sales are correlated with the number of hits on the company’s website in the previous month. Consequently, the historical data on actual sales and number of hits are both used to forecast the expected sales over a period of three months. Notably, forecasting entails application of simple linear regression in…

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For the first single linear regression (figure 1-3 and 1-4, associate’s and below), in order to test the question, it was useful for one to view a regression for educational levels under an associate degree because this is generally considered lower education. When looking at combined lower education with combined higher education, which is our second single linear regression (figure 1-5 and 1-6, bachelor’s and above), it was expected to see a correlation for both of them. The results were…

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There were two single linear regressions made for the data set. A new independent variable was made for each. The independent variable for the first single linear regression was recoded as associate and below. This particular variable included the data for the educational levels of an associate degree or lower education. In the second single linear regression the independent variable was labeled bachelor and above. This new variable included the data for the educational levels of a bachelor…

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It is worth mentioning that prediction of the concrete compressive strength is an important fact in the quality assurance of the produced concrete. Although there are numerous methods of predicting the mechanical properties of concrete, not all of them are valuable since they are in accordance with many trial and errors. As mentioned earlier, three different models of multiple linear regressing (MLR), artificial neural network (ANN), and ANFIS are used to reach the goal in this study. These…

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To validate the data, one of the main assumptions of the Classical Linear Regression Model i.e. Multicollinearity was checked by using the correlation matrix. Table 5.2.1 – Correlation Matrix 1 (Pearson, Kendall and Spearman) In the above matrix it can be observed that there is presence of Multicollinearity because of high correlation between, M3, Gold Price and WPI and Index of Industrial Production therefore as a remedial measure the above mentioned variables are removed from the analysis.…

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I carried out a linear regression t-test using my GDC. The linear regression t-test is used to test if there is a significant linear relationship between an independent variable and a dependent variable. Therefore I will be making use of this test to see if there is a significant linear relationship between the budget and the gross of a movie budget. Below is the linear regression t-test that I carried out. LINEAR REGRESSION T-TEST To carry out a linear regression t-test, I will need to come up…

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First, the variable Percentage Black Students had a medium negative correlation (r = -0.59) to QDI. A linear regression analysis using Black Student Percentage as the independent variable and QDI the dependent variable resulted in a linear regression equation with a y-intercept of 163.11 and a slope of -0.27, which is statistically significant due to a p value of 0.01. The results of the regression analysis for these variables can be seen below in Figure…

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numerous ways; this also depends on the analysis. This is concerned with how each variable is related to other similar variables. This association is based on the strength of the linear relationship in the degree of monotonicity. To the degree that it is based on counting various pairs in a relationship. Known as a statistical tool that investigates relationships among variables, regression analysis seeks to determine the unintended effect of one variable to another. This is typically a…

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