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**kelley** on
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A large bicycle retailer collects data on the number of bicycles in each store compared to floor space of each store. The data is given in the table below.

Number of Bicycles

60

56

208

52

70

55

Floor Space (sq ft)

1400

1140

3250

1100

1500

1280

a) Determine the equation of the linear regression function.

b) What do the slope and x-intercept represent in this context?

c) Estimate the number of bicycles in a store with 2500 sq ft of floor space.