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Simple Linear Regression for the Absolute Beginner
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Simple Linear Regression for the Absolute Beginner

Taught in English

Ryan Ahmed

Instructor: Ryan Ahmed

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Beginner level

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2 hours
Learn at your own pace
No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning
4.7

(21 reviews)

What you'll learn

  • Understand the theory and intuition behind simple linear regression models

  • Build, train and test a simple linear regression model in Sklearn

  • Perform data cleaning, feature engineering and visualization

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Guided Project

Learn, practice, and apply job-ready skills with expert guidance

Beginner level

Recommended experience

2 hours
Learn at your own pace
No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning
4.7

(21 reviews)

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About this Guided Project

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. Understand the Problem Statement

  2. Import Libraries and Datasets

  3. Practice Opportunity #1 [Optional]

  4. Perform Data Visualization

  5. Create Training and Testing Datasets

  6. Practice Opportunity #2 [Optional]

  7. Understand the theory behind Simple Linear Regression

  8. Train a simple linear regression model

  9. Practice Opportunity #3 [Optional]

  10. Evaluate Trained Simple Linear Regression Model Performance

  11. Practice Opportunity #4 [Optional]

  12. Final Capstone Project Overview

  13. Final Capstone Project Solution

Recommended experience

Basic math and python programming fundamentals

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Ryan Ahmed
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  • Skill-based, hands-on learning

    Practice new skills by completing job-related tasks.

  • Expert guidance

    Follow along with pre-recorded videos from experts using a unique side-by-side interface.

  • No downloads or installation required

    Access the tools and resources you need in a pre-configured cloud workspace.

  • Available only on desktop

    This Guided Project is designed for laptops or desktop computers with a reliable Internet connection, not mobile devices.

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