# Scatterplots Part 5: Interpreting the Equation of the Trend Line

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Subject(s): Mathematics (B.E.S.T.)
Intended Audience: Students
Keywords: bivariate, slope, y=mx+b, statistics, models, interpret, y-intercept, data, scatterplots, equations, trend lines, interactive, tutorials, elearning, e-learning, mathematics, algebra
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## Suggested Tutorials

Constructing Functions From Two Points:

Learn to construct a function to model a linear relationship between two quantities and determine the slope and y-intercept given two points that represent the function with this interactive tutorial.

Scatterplots Part 6: Using Linear Models :

Learn how to use the equation of a linear trend line to interpolate and extrapolate bivariate data plotted in a scatterplot. You will see the usefulness of trend lines and how they are used in this interactive tutorial.

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