Question

# Identify the correct statement(s) about the line of best fit.

A

It is unique for a set of data

Right on! Give the BNAT exam to get a 100% scholarship for BYJUS courses
B

It passes through all points in a dataset

No worries! We‘ve got your back. Try BYJU‘S free classes today!
C

It is the line for which the errors of the data values are the least

Right on! Give the BNAT exam to get a 100% scholarship for BYJUS courses
D

It is obtained by minimizing the algebraic sum of errors

No worries! We‘ve got your back. Try BYJU‘S free classes today!
Open in App
Solution

## The correct options are A It is unique for a set of data C It is the line for which the errors of the data values are the least The line of best fit is unique for a data set. Since it is a line, it cannot pass through all the points of the dataset (unless for perfect correlation). It is obtained by minimizing the sum of squares of the errors.

Suggest Corrections
0
Related Videos
Measuring Correlation
STATISTICS
Watch in App
Explore more