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A merit function, also known as a figure-

**of**-merit function, is a function that measures the agreement between data and the fitting model for a particular choice**of**the ...A method for fitting a curve (not necessarily a straight line) through a set

**of**points using some**goodness**-**of**-**fit**criterion. The most common type**of**regression is linear ...A

**goodness**-**of**-**fit**test for any statistical distribution. The test relies on the fact that the value**of**the sample cumulative density function is asymptotically normally ...The ratio

**of**a measure**of**the size**of**a "fit" to the size**of**a "residual."The residual is the sum

**of**deviations from a best-**fit**curve**of**arbitrary form. R=sum[y_i-f(x_i,a_1,...,a_n)]^2. The residual should not be confused with the correlation ...The mean square deviation

**of**the best local**fit**straight line to a staircase cumulative spectral density over a normalized energy scale.To

**fit**a functional form y=Ae^(Bx), (1) take the logarithm**of**both sides lny=lnA+Bx. (2) The best-**fit**values are then a = ...A regression that is linear in the unknown parameters used in the

**fit**. The most common form**of**linear regression is least squares fitting. Least squares fitting**of**lines and ...Two rectangles, neither

**of**which will**fit**inside the other, are said to be incomparable. This is equivalent to one rectangle being both longer and narrower. At least seven ...The problem

**of**packing a set**of**items into a number**of**bins such that the total weight, volume, etc. does not exceed some maximum value. A simple algorithm (the first-**fit**......