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Unformatted text preview: this case, probably because it eliminated some of the upper values that occurred around that year. In 2004: dist=.0574732(104)+ 285.158=291.1352128 The increase from 2000 is close to the actual increase, but the value is still too low. The y-intercept should have been higher. Prediction for 2012: dist=.0574732(112)+ 285.158=291.5949984 This is the appropriate amount of increase, but the actual value will probably be about 47 inches higher. Prediction for 2100: dist=.0574732(200)+ 285.158=296.65264 The actual value will probably be around 343 in. Though humans may have reached they're natural limit for long jumping by then....
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This note was uploaded on 11/11/2009 for the course MATH 1710 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).
- Fall '08