Floating Data and the Problem with Illustrating Multiple Regression
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.
Teaching of Psychology
Sachau, D. (2000). Floating Data and the Problem with Illustrating Multiple Regression. Teaching of Psychology, 27(1), 53-54.
Publisher's Copyright and Source
Copyright © 2000 SAGE Publications. Article published by SAGE Publications in Teaching of Psychology, volume 27, issue number 1, January 2000, pages 53-54. Available online as part of the section Faculty Forum: http://doi.org/10.1207/S15328023TOP2701_12.