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Trends and Forecasting : Linear Regression and Exponential Smoothing

1- The following data summarizes the historical demand for a product Month Actual demand March 20 April 25 May 40 June 35 July 30 August 45 Use exponential smoothing with and the smoothed forecast for July is 32 and determine August and September's smoothed forecasts. 2- 15. Robert has the following accoun

Regression Analysis

What do you know about regression analysis? What is the regression analysis good for?


(See attached file for full problem description) Let f be a continuous real-valued function on a metric space X, , and . Show that E is a closed set.

Regression Equation

Health experts recommend that runners drink 4 ounces of water every 15 minutes they run. Although handled bottles work well for many types of runs, all-day cross-country runs require hip-mounted or over-the-shoulder hydration systems. In addition to carrying more water, hip-mounted or over-the-shoulder hydration systems offer mo

Regression : Interpretation of Intercept and Slope of Regression Line

6) The following regression line shows how the monthly return for the mutual fund TWCUX (Twentieth Century Ultra Fund) is mathematically related to the S&P500 monthly return. TWCUX = -2.61 + 1.27 (S&P500) Explain what both the intercept and slope of the regression line tell you in the context of this problem. Calculate

Scatter Diagrams, Slope of Regression Equation and Coefficient of Correlation

Super Markets, Inc. is considering expanding into the Scottsdale, Arizona, area. Ms. Luann Miller, Director of Planning, must present an analysis of the proposed expansion to the operating committee of the board of directors. As a part of her proposal, she needs to include information on the amount people in the region spend per

Regression Equation and Interpretation

A CEO of a large pharmaceutical company would like to determine if he should be placing more money allotted in the budget next year for television advertising of a new drug marketed for controlling asthma. He wonders whether there is a strong relationship between the amount of money spent on television advertising for this new d

Regression and Forecasting : Using Data Regression to Predict Sales

YEAR GNP ln(gnp) 1975 1060 6.966024187 1976 1170 7.064759028 1977 1305 7.17395832 1978 1455 7.28276118 1979 1630 7.396335294 1980 1800 7.495541944 1981 2000 7.60090246 1982 2220 7.705262475 1983 2450 7.803843304 1984 2730 7.912056888 The US BNP during the years 1975-1984 is given in the above table. a. Plot x

Regression:Function, Correlation Coefficient & Maximizing Profit

A. Your function, and specify what the slope and intercept of your function is. B. What this function tells you about the relationship between the price and the number of cups sold? C. How you plan on using this function to help you maximize the profits of your lemonade stand? data: regression equation: y= -100x + 250

Regression : Forecasting and Confidence Intervals

The data below present the results of a hydrological investigation of the Snake River watershed. The main purpose of the investigation was to forecast the water yield (y inches) from April to July using the weighted water content of snow (x), estimated on April 1. Year X Y Year X Y 1919 23.1 10.5 1928 37.9 22.9 1920 32.8 1

Linear Regression Application Problem : Boston Marathon

Please see the attached files for the fully formatted problems. This program calls for the use of a stats program called "minitab". If you want to use minitab but don't have it, you can get a 30 day download of it at If you want to use minitab, I've included the minitab

Normal Distribution and Linear Regression

Please see the attached file for the fully formatted problems. Question 1 During 2002 the number of beds required per day at St Hallam's hospital was normally distributed with a mean of 1800 and a standard deviation of 190. During the first 50 days of 2003 the average daily requirement for beds was 1830. A senior hospita

Graphs : Regression and Forecasting

Using the following information answer the following questions. Year Population 1860 379, 994 1870 560, 247 1880 864, 694 1890 1,213, 398 1900 1,485, 053 A) What is the linear regression function for this data? Write all decimal points. B) What does the model predict

Using Regression Functions

Demonstrate using regression functions by explaining what a regression function is and the factors which should be considered when interpreting results.

The Difference Between Standardized and Regular Regression Coefficient

Please help with the following problem. Provide at least 200 words in the solution. I know that a standardized regression coefficient is able to provide us with a ranking of the relative importance of each independent variable in a regression model. However, I am confused about the difference between the standardized and reg

Multiple Regression

My data set contains five variables for 96 nations in the world. Onlinepop Online Population PC's Number of Personal Computeres Phones Number of landline phones Educ Percent of GNP spent on education GNPPC Gross National Product per capita Here is correlatio