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NCTM 2015 Annual Meeting & Exposition

Please note: The NCTM conference program is subject to change.

57- Regression for Non-Linear Data: Don't Let Students Go Model Shopping

Thursday, April 16, 2015: 8:00 AM-9:15 AM
210 C (BCEC)


Lead Speaker:
Julie L. Graves

Handouts NCTM Boston 2015 Non Linear Models.pdf


If we want to find a model for a quadratic data set, we have the option of having our calculator perform QuadReg. This regression technique does not help students deepen their understanding of transformations or shed light on the graph of the resulting model. We will use linear regression to find quadratic models in an inventive way.


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