Predicting Salaries with Simple Linear Regression in R

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Solve regression problems in R.

Create, train, test and visualize a linear regression model in R.

Clock2 hours
BeginnerBeginner
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In this 1-hour long project-based course, you will learn how to create a simple linear regression algorithm and use it to solve a basic regression problem. By the end of this project, you will have built, trained, tested, and visualized a Regression model that will be able to accurately predict the salary of a data scientist if provided with some information about years of experience. In order to be successful in this project, you should just know the basics of R and linear regression.

Skills you will develop

Simple Linear RegressionMachine LearningR ProgrammingSupervised Learning

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Importing the dataset

  2. Performing train/test splits

  3. Fitting the model and making Predictions

  4. Visualizing training set results

  5. Visualizing testing set results

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In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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