regression analysis


A statistical technique used to find relationships between variables for the purpose of predicting future values.

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The regression analysis introduced us to relationships and patterns that would could use to better understand the current situation fully.

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My boss told me to conduct a regression analysis and determine how our profits could be expected to fall when fuel prices rose in the future.

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They decided to run a regression analysis to try and understand the correlation between the factors they had identified. Once done they were able to know which factors had an impact.

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