# 8: Multiple and Logistic Regression

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The principles of simple linear regression lay the foundation for more sophisticated regression methods used in a wide range of challenging settings. In Chapter 8, we explore multiple regression, which introduces the possibility of more than one predictor, and logistic regression, a technique for predicting categorical outcomes with two possible categories.

Thumbnail: The logistic sigmoid function. (Public Domain; Qef).

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