Reviewing linear regression and framing it as a prototypical example and source of intuition for other machine learning methods.

Notebook for `gapminder`

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Loftus (2021, Jan. 25). Neurath's Speedboat: Linear regression. Retrieved from http://joshualoftus.com/ml4ds/02-linear-regression/

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@misc{loftus2021linear, author = {Loftus, Joshua}, title = {Neurath's Speedboat: Linear regression}, url = {http://joshualoftus.com/ml4ds/02-linear-regression/}, year = {2021} }