Week 5: Prediction and Regression


  • Sections 4.1-4.2.3 of Quantitative Social Science.


  • Complete “QSS Tutorial 5: Prediction I” and upload the PDF report you produce at the end of the tutorial to Gradescope (see link at the top of this page) by Monday, October 5th 11:59pm ET.
  • If you have any issues opening the tutorial, please see the instructions on how to install the tutorials.

Lecture Video 10: Prediction & Loops

Lecture Video 11: Linear Regression

Lecture Video 12: Least Squares for Linear Regression

Live Meeting

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