We found 148 resources with the concept line of best fit
Smarter Balanced Sample Items: 8th Grade Math – Claim 4Lesson Planet
8th CCSS: Adaptable
A math model is a good model. A slide show presents 10 sample items on modeling and data analysis. Items from Smarter Balanced illustrate different ways that Claim 4 may be assessed on the 8th grade math assessment. The presentation is...
Smarter Balanced Sample Items: 8th Grade Math – Target JLesson Planet
8th CCSS: Designed
Look at patterns in bivariate data. Eight sample items illustrate the eighth grade statistics and probability standards. The Smarter Balanced Sample multiple-choice items focus on numerical and categorical bivariate data. The slide show...
Smarter Balanced Sample Items: High School Math – Claim 2Lesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Problem solve across the content standards. The presentation slides provide 19 sample items from the Smarter Balanced high school assessment. Items illustrate Claim 2, problem solving, of the test and are drawn from all the high school...
EllipSeeIt: Visualizing Strength and Direction of CorrelationLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Seeing is believing. Given several bivariate data sets, learners make scatter plots using the online SeeIt program to visualize the correlation. To get a more complete picture of the topic, they research their own data set and perform an...
Scatter It! (Using Census Results to Help Predict Melissa’s Height)Lesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Pupils use the provided census data to guess the future height of a child. They organize and plot the data, solve for the line of best fit, and determine the likely height and range for a specific age.
Scatter It! (Predict Billy’s Height)Lesson Planet
8th CCSS: Adaptable
How do doctors predict a child's future height? Scholars use one case study to determine the height of a child two years into the future. They graph the given data, determine the line of best fit, and use that to estimate the height in...
Scatter Graphs: CorrelationLesson Planet
2 mins 7th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
How does understanding correlate with instruction? A systematic lesson describes the different types of correlation as well as how to determine the strength of the correlation. After watching the video, learners complete practice...
Calculating ResidualsLesson Planet
9th - 11th CCSS: Designed
Not all data falls on a perfect line. After collecting class data on shoe size and height, scholars create a scatter plot and draw a line of best fit. They calculate the residual for their own data points, and then create residual plots...