Functions Modeling Change: A Preparation for Calculus, 5th Edition

Published by Wiley
ISBN 10: 1118583191
ISBN 13: 978-1-11858-319-7

Chapter 1 - Linear Functions and Change - Strengthen Your Understanding - Page 61: 48



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Extrapolation involves prediction outside the range of data, so it is actually less accurate than interpolation. For example, if I have a formula predicting the value of a stock based on the past, using the model to predict future values (extrapolation) may not be accurate.
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