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anonymous
 one year ago
The “line of best fit” for a scatterplot is the line that __________.
A.
includes at least 3 data points in the data set
B.
is the smallest distance away from every point in the data set
C.
goes through the maximum and minimum data points of the data set with respect to the independent variable
D.
goes through the maximum and minimum data points of the data set with respect to the dependent variable
anonymous
 one year ago
The “line of best fit” for a scatterplot is the line that __________. A. includes at least 3 data points in the data set B. is the smallest distance away from every point in the data set C. goes through the maximum and minimum data points of the data set with respect to the independent variable D. goes through the maximum and minimum data points of the data set with respect to the dependent variable

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i think B makes the most sense but I'm not positive

LynFran
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1A line of best fit (or "trend" line) is a straight line that best represents the data on a scatter plot. This line may pass through some of the points, none of the points, or all of the points.

LynFran
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1refer to this for more details http://mathbits.com/MathBits/TISection/Statistics1/LineFit.htm
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