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Unformatted text preview: yintercept to the xintercept on the figure above. Label both intercepts on the sketch as ordered pairs. (over) Year x years since 1990 y deer population 1990 0 145 1992 2 144 1994 4 134 1996 6 103 1998 8 70 2000 10 45 2002 12 36 2004 14 28 2006 16 30 c) Write a sentence that interprets the slope as an average rate of change. Use appropriate units. Slope interpretation: “This linear regression model suggests that… d) Write sentences that interpret the yintercept and xintercept. yintercept interpretation: “This linear model suggests that… xintercept interpretation: “This linear model suggests that… e) Use the regression equation to estimate the number of deer in the year 2010. Is this is an example of interpolation or extrapolation ?...
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 Fall '08
 Algebra, Linear Regression, Regression Analysis, deer population

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