What Is Least Squares?

  • Richard M. Heiberger
  • Erich Neuwirth
Part of the Use R book series (USE R)


The linreg workbook distributed with this book allows us to explore linear regression dynamically. We discuss the meaning of least squares, hat diagonals, leverage, and residuals.


Standardize Residual ANOVA Table Original Line Location Plot Active Dataset 
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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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