chapter  2
Multiple Regression: Predicting One Variable from Many Data Set 1
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Multiple Regression: Predicting One Variable From Many As pointed out in Chapter 1, multiple regression is a technique used to predict scores on a single outcome variable 7 on the basis of scores on several predictor variables, the Ajs. To keep things as concrete as possible for a while (there will be plenty of time for abstract math later), let us consider the hypothetical data in Data Set 1.