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Re: LinearModelFit

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  • Subject: [mg112347] Re: LinearModelFit
  • From: Andy <andyr at wolfram.com>
  • Date: Fri, 10 Sep 2010 04:49:12 -0400 (EDT)

  On 9/9/2010 4:31 AM, Daniel Huber wrote:
> Hi,
> the function LinearModelFit has a parameter named "Response". In my
> understanding, this should return the values of the fit function at the
> abscissae of the input values. However, what is returned are the y
> values of the input.
> Looks like a bug to me, what do you think?
> Daniel
>

I believe that this is correct.  The dependent variable is often called 
the "response" variable, in this case, that would be y.  The fitted 
values yhat are what you are expecting from "Response".

-Andy


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