LeastSquares Regression Line
LeastSquares Line
LeastSquares
Fit
LSRL
The linear fit that matches the pattern of a set of
paired data as closely as possible. Out of all possible linear
fits, the leastsquares regression line is the one that has the
smallest possible value for the
sum of the squares of the residuals.
See
also
Leastsquares
regression equation,
scatterplot
