Geogebra Residuals and Linear Regression

  • Geogebra: Residuals and Linear Regression

    Grade: High School

    Explore linear regression and residuals using this Geogebra interactive.

    This interactive is optimized for your desktop and tablet.



    1. Enter the number of points to be plotted.
    2. Enter the points in the input box. The graph will update as the points are entered.
    3. Click the Show Line box to show a line. Fit the line to the data by moving the points. Points can be moved in small increments by selecting the point with the cursor and using the arrow keys on a keyboard.
    4. Click the Show Residuals button to view the squares of the residuals. The graph of the residuals is shown in the lower grid.


    Objectives and Standards

    NCTM Standards and Expectations
    • Probability / Data Analysis and Statistics
    • High School (9-12)
    • Data Analysis and Probability