Line Fit

Definition of Line Fit

Line of fit is a line that is drawn through the data on a scatter plot to describe the trend of the data.

Video Examples: How to find the Line of Best Fit


Example of Line Fit

    The graph shows the line of fit that describes the distance covered during various periods of time.
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Solved Example on Line Fit

Ques: Use the scatter plot and the line of fit to predict the number of hours a student would have spent to get a score of 92.

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    Choices:
    A. 30
    B. 32
    C. 27
    D. 21
    Correct Answer: C

Solution:

    Step 1: Using the data and the line of fit on the graph, we learn that a student who got a score of 92 studied for 27 hours.