A Bivariate Relationship

Unit 5: Modeling With Statistics
Lesson 14 of 19

Objective: SWBAT construct a scatter plot of bivariate data and draw a reasonable line of best fit.

Big Idea: Students estimate a line of best fit and write a prediction equation modeling the data. Students then use a calculator to determine a line of best fit, before comparing the two equations.

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Math, Statistics, Algebra, Line of Best Fit, modeling, Bivariate, scatterplot, 9th grade
  45 minutes
a bivariate relationship image
 
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