Multiple Regression—Three or More X-Variables

Part of the Use R book series (USE R)


Multiple regression is often the method of choice for analysis of datasets that have many potential predictor variables. In this chapter, we illustrate the basic techniques of fitting a model with three or more x-variables and some of the techniques for testing the quality of the fit and for viewing the data and the fit.


Male Student Height Range Menu Item Output Window Potential Predictor Variable 


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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of StatisticsTemple UniversityPhiladelphiaUSA
  2. 2.University of ViennaViennaAustria

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