Education Technology

NUMB3RS - Season 2 - "All's Fair" - Logging Witnesses

Published on 10/17/2008

Activity Overview

In the episode "All's Fair," Charlie uses a logistic regression to help determine which suspect might be most likely to strike next. In this activity, students create a logistic regression based on a set of data to determine the probability that a suspect is either male or female, given the suspect's height.

Before the Activity

Download the attached PDF and look over the Teacher page.

During the Activity

Discuss the materials from the Student Page with your class.

After the Activity

Encourage students to explore web sites and questions from the Extensions page.