Questions 5-6: A regression analysis between the gas mileage of a vehicle (y, in mpg) and the weight of the vehicle (x, in lbs) yielded the following...
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Questions 5-6: A regression analysis between the gas mileage of a vehicle (y, in mpg) and
the weight of the vehicle (x, in lbs) yielded the following regression equation and plot:
Mileage (mpg) = 45.65 - 0.0052222 Weight (Ibs)
Fitted Line Plot
Mileage (mpg) = 45.65 - 0.005222 Weight (lbs)
40
35
30
Mileage (mpg)
25
20
15
10
2000
3000
4000
5000
6000
Weight (Ibs)

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Which of the following could be the correlation between the two variables? Ci -1
D —D.8
C: D D (1.9 {31

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Based on the plot and equation, what would you predict the gas mileage to be for a
vehicle weighing 4000 lbs?
O 20 mpg
O
25 mpg
O
30 mpg
O 35 mpg

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