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Issue No.03 - May-June (2012 vol.32)
pp: 6-9
Marcin Kozak , University of Information Technology and Management in Rzeszow
A visit from Superman shows why data visualization should come before data analysis. The Web extra is a dataset that comprises 100 observations of the quantitative variables y and x plus the qualitative variable group. When analyzed correctly, this dataset exhibits an interesting pattern.
Data analysis, data visualization, linear-regression models, statistical analysis, applied statistics, David Farnsworth, Francis Anscombe, datasets, computer graphics
Marcin Kozak, "Watch Out for Superman: First Visualize, Then Analyze", IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol.32, no. 3, pp. 6-9, May-June 2012, doi:10.1109/MCG.2012.46
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