Title

Floating Data and the Problem with Illustrating Multiple Regression

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2000

Department

Psychology

Abstract

In this article, I describe a technique for introducing students to multiple regression using an easily constructed, large-scale, 3-dimensional model. The model helps instructors explain multivariate normal distributions, centroids, Mahalanobis distance, multivariate outliers, and regression.

Publication Title

Teaching of Psychology

DOI

10.1207/S15328023TOP2701_12