The variation attributable to factors other than the relationship between the independent variables and the explained variable in a regression analysis is represented by:
a. regression sum of squares.
b. error sum of squares.
c. total sum of squares.
d. regression mean squares.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com June 3, 2020, 10:05 pm ad1c9bdddf
The correct answer is
b. error sum of squares
In a regression analysis, the total sum of squares refers to the total variability in the y variable (the response variable).
The total ...
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