Data Analysis · Level 4

4.2 Case Study: Maximizing Electric Car Value

This is the Case Study for Explaining Variation. In it, you will use correlation and regression to dive into data on electric vehicles to discover what a buyer gets for their money.

Recent Performance of Electric Vehicles

Exploring EV Correlations

Exploring Data Subpopulations

Battery Electric Vehicles

Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles

Changing the Shape of the Data


Course description

Use correlation and regression to dive into data on electric vehicles to discover what makes an electric vehicle more expensive. Interpret data on vehicle range and find hidden variables that explain otherwise perplexing data.


Topics covered

  • Correlation
  • Regression
  • Mean squared error
  • Mean absolute error

Prerequisites and next steps

Highly recommended to take after completing Explaining Variation

Up next

Data Analysis · Level 5

5.1 Introduction to Neural Networks

Delve into the inner machinery of neural networks to discover how these flexible learning tools actually work.

Jump ahead